April Musings 2018

In 2016, as we were preparing to walk through the Holy Doors, of Saint Peter’s Basilica, during the Year of Mercy, I prayed to and for “our ancestors of spirit”. I was caught by that phrase I had not used before and soon there after, I was able to connect to a deeper meaning of the “communion of saints”. If unfamiliar, “the communion of saints” is part of the final lines that we recite in the Apostle’s Creed.....

St Monica – August 2017 Saint

St Monica (322-387) The image comes from Catholic Online. Feast Day: August 27 Patron Saint for: housewives, difficult marriages, alcoholism, mothers, lasted Catholics, wives, widows, abuse victims, victims of adultery and disappointing children.   St Monica, was born in North Africa, in what is today called Algeria. Early in life she suffered from what we …

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