Visions of Mary: Our Lady of Fatima

Our Lady of Fatima is the patroness of Portugal. Feast day: May 13. The twentieth century was the first time in history where we ourselves had the ability to destroy not only the entire human race but all other forms of life on this planet. During World War I, the violence of which people had […]

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 […]

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 […]