Today’s ✠Challoner Meditation: February 7th On the sentiments of a penitent sinner

Meditations for every day of the year by Bishop ✠Richard Challoner

Find interior peace with the Brief Rule of St. Romuald

The holy monk left a very short rule to follow that can open your soul to God’s presence. Find interior

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Carissimi; Today’s Mass: St Romuald, Abbot

St. Romuald was born in Ravenna of a noble family. Founder of the Camaldolese monks — one of the Italian branches of the Benedictines — in which the eremitical life is combined with life in community…

Today’s Saint(s): St Romuald, Abbot (906-†1027)

In the tenth century Sergius, a nobleman of Ravenna, quarreled with a relative over an estate and, in a duel to which his son Romuald was witness, slew him. The young man of twenty years was horrified at his father’s crime, and entered a Benedictine monastery at Classe to do a forty days’ penance for him. This penance led to his entry into religion as a Benedictine monk…

Today’s ✠Challoner Meditation: February 6th On turning from sin to God

Meditations for every day of the year by Bishop ✠Richard Challoner

On Septuagesima; the history, mystery & praxis ~ Dom Prosper Guéranger

The Season of Septuagesima comprises the three weeks immediately preceding Lent. It forms one of the principal divisions of the Liturgical Year, and is itself divided into three parts, each part corresponding to a week: the first is called Septuagesima… 

Why the Zanchetta case matters for the Church – Catholic World Report

The Vatican made no public comment when Bishop Gustavo Óscar Zanchetta, an Argentine prelate closely associated with Pope Francis, was

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Today’s Saint(s): St Simon of Jerusalem (†107)

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Night Prayers for Septuagesima ~ Dom Prosper Guéranger

During the season of Septuagesima, the Christian, on waking in the morning, will unite himself with the Church… 

Night Prayers for Septuagesima ~ Dom Prosper Guéranger

During the season of Septuagesima, the Christian, on waking in the morning, will unite himself with the Church… 

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