Mother of Sorrows

Mother of Sorrows Patron of: Grief When we are overwhelmed with grief, we turn to Mary, Mother of Jesus for help in our suffering. Throughout her life she endured much pain and sorrow and is fully able to empathize with anyone’s personal anguish. She endured the shame of being pregnant and unmarried, being poor, homelessness […]

Feast of St. Gerald Majella

St. Gerard Majella 1726 – 1755 Feast Day: October 16 Patron of: Infertility Keywords: expectant mothers, infertility, lay brothers, mothers, pregnancy Quote: “Who except God can give you peace? Has the world ever been able to satisfy the heart?” Symbols: skull, lily crucifix, psalter A quiet and humble lay brother in the newly found Redemptorist […]