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August 2014

Beheading of St John the Baptist

Today we remember the martyrdom of the cousin of Jesus, St John the Baptist, by beheading. Today Christians are still being persecuted and beheaded. Pray to St John the Baptist for his intercession for them. Please listen and view  this appeal of  Cardinal Wuerl of Washington DC . http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kujTZbwOMcc E mail or comment on this […]

Congratulations Golden Jubilarian!

Sister is from the Tyringham Visitation Monastery and celebrated 50 years as a Visitandine!

Perseverance!

“Stick- to- it-tiveness” or perseverence is a characteristic much needed in many walks of life, but especially in the challenges of living a spiritual, prayerful and devout life. St. Francis de Sales made these comments about perseverence and a devout life in his “Introduction to a Devout Life” “DIRECTLY that your worldly friends perceive that […]