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June 2012

A new “Venerable” Visitation Nun Declared!

In a private audience on Thursday June 28, 2012  with prefect of the Congregation for the Causes of the Saints, Cardinal Angelo Amato, Pope Benedict XVI approved the “heroic virtue” of  Servant of God Maria Margit Bogner,a professed Hungarian Nun of the Visitation Order, who lived from 1905-1933,  thereby officially opening her cause for canonization. […]

The Virtues and Freedom

The freedom of the United States was won originally by those who held high ideals of liberty and justice. Ideals may be grounded in virtues. St. Francis de Sales was a proponent of growth in virtuous living. Therefore, “it is not surprising that a Salesian view of freedom should be eminently positive as it is […]

First-Ever Salesian CONVENTION!

Everyday Spirituality 4U: Holy Living through a Salesian Lens To celebrate the 30th anniversary of the institution of Salesian Conferences,a Salesian CONVENTION will be held Nov 2-4, 2012 in St. Louis, Mo. Meet and learn from these exciting presenters: Allen Hunt: Theme: Harness the Power of God’s Spirit Everyday of Your Life       […]