Asterix and Caesar’s Gift – book 21

Asterix and Caesar’s Gift is the twenty-first volume of the Asterix comic book series, by René Goscinny (stories) and Albert Uderzo (illustrations). It was the first Asterix adventure that was not published in serial form in Pilote magazine prior to its publication as a book. Having completed twenty years of service in the Roman Army,Continue reading “Asterix and Caesar’s Gift – book 21”

Mysteries of the Rosary

Joyful Mysteries First Mystery – The Annunciation The Rosary relates the Christian life to that of Mary. The four great mysteries of the Rosary – the Joyful, the Sorrowful, the Glorious, the Luminous– are the brief description of earthly life contained in the Creed: birth, struggle and victory. The Christian life is inseparable from theContinue reading “Mysteries of the Rosary”

St Lawrence of Brindisi – July 21

St Lawrence of Brindisi – July 21 At first glance, perhaps the most remarkable quality of Lawrence of Brindisi is his outstanding gift of languages. In addition to a thorough knowledge of his native Italian, he had complete reading and speaking ability in Latin, Hebrew, Greek, German, Bohemian, Spanish, and French. Lawrence was born onContinue reading “St Lawrence of Brindisi – July 21”

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