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June 2013

St. Francis de Sales Counsels on Marriage

Marriage is much in the news throughout the world these days. St. Francis de Sales, Doctor of the Church, also guided souls with a deep understanding of the marital vocation. We share a series of posts from the Introduction to the Devout Life on the holiness of the matrimonial state. Counsels to Married People Part […]

Four Oblates of St. Francis de Sales Ordained today!

Today, Thursday, June 27th 2013, four Oblates of St. Francis de Sales will be ordained Priests at De Sales University in Center Valley, Pennsylvania. Please pray for them! They are: Ed Ogden, OSFS Joseph Newman, OSFS Tim McIntire OSFS Brian Zumbrum, OSFS

Cause of Leonie Martin underway

Leonie Martin’s first step to sainthood: bishop grants imprimatur for prayer Mgr Jean-Claude Boulanger, bishop of Bayeux-Lisieux, granted the imprimatur for a prayer that Leonie be declared venerable Dear Léonie our Sister, You have already intervened with God on our behalf, and we would  like to be able to pray to you officially, so that […]