SAINTS ANN AND JOACHIM, PATRON SAINTS OF GRANDPARENTS

First Century B.C. Feast Day: July 26 Patron of : Grandparents Keywords: child rearing, childless people, fathers, family crisis, infertility, mothers, pregnancy Quote: “O blessed couple, all the world is indebted to you, for it is by your means that it can offer to its Creator the most excellent gift possible, her who is worthy […]

January Novena App, Situations: Financial Distress The Infant of Prague

Feast Day: January 14 Patron of: Financial Distress Keywords: abundance, children, desperation, emergencies, epidemics, family life, financial distress, trust Quote: “The more you honor me the more I shall bless you.” Symbols: raised right hand, globe, crown Surrendering oneself to this doll-like image of Christ as a child requires one to cast off the world […]

Novena App September: Situations: Forgiveness Padre Pio

1887-1968 Feast Day: September 23 Patron of: Forgiveness Keywords: healing, miracles Quote: “Pray, hope, and don’t worry.” Symbols: crucifix, stigmata Denounced by Vatican officials as a fraud, and his mystical gifts frequently viewed with suspicion by his immediate superiors, Pio of Pietracelina was sequestered away in the remote monastery of San Giovanni Rotondo where it […]

Novena App Patrons of Grandparents: Saints Ann and Joaquin

Feast Day: July 26 First Century B.C. Patron of : Grandparents Keywords: child rearing, childless people, fathers, family crisis, infertility, mothers, pregnancy Quote: “O blessed couple, all the world is indebted to you, for it is by your means that it can offer to its Creator the most excellent gift possible, her who is worthy […]

June 3, 2016 Feast of the Sacred Heart of Jesus

Feast Day: Movable – the Friday after the Second Sunday after Pentecost Patronage: Family Peace, Anything Keywords: Love, Family Peace, Consolation, Mercy, Reparations Quote: “Behold the heart which has so much loved men that it has spared nothing, even exhausting and consuming itself in testimony of its love….” The iconography of the Sacred Heart speaks […]

Feast of Saint Ann and Saint Joachim

Saint Ann and Saint Joachim First Century B.C. Feast Day: July 26 Patron of : Grandparents Keywords: child rearing, childless people, fathers, family crisis, infertility, mothers, pregnancy Quote: “O blessed couple, all the world is indebted to you, for it is by your means that it can offer to its Creator the most excellent gift […]