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November 2015

Prayer for Favors from Visitation Martyrs of Madrid

Pray this prayer to the 7 Blessed Visitation Martyrs of Madrid and notify us if you receive the favor you requested: Jesus, meek and humble of heart, You crowned with the palm of martyrdom Blessed Maria Gabriela and her companions.  We ask You to grant us the grace to imitate their life of generous surrender […]

Nov 18: Feast of Visitandine Martyrs

Visitandine Martyrs When St. Francis de Sales spoke of martyrdom, he probably had no idea that nearly 400 years later Sisters of the Order he founded would have the privilege of dying for their faith. But indeed this did happen to seven Spanish Vistandines in 1936, who were beatified in 1998. The political climate in […]

Chatting about: Vows

If vows are once-and-for-all, then why do you think it is important to have them renewed? How might we see things similar to vows in secular society? How are religious vows and marriage vows related? How can married couples benefit from this idea of renewing vows? What commitments have YOU made? Nov 13 2015, 9:53 […]