SAINT OF THE DAY – OCT 15

SAINT TERESA OF AVILA On Oct. 15, Roman Catholics celebrate the Spanish Carmelite reformer and mystic St. Teresa of Avila, whose life of prayer enriched the Church during the 16th century counter-reformation. Teresa Sanchez Cepeda Davila y Ahumada was born in the Castilian city of Avila during the year 1515,  the third child in aContinue reading “SAINT OF THE DAY – OCT 15”

MARIAN APPARITIONS : OUR LADY OF GUADALUPE

On December 9, 1531, in Mexico, Our Lady appeared to Juan Diego, a poor humble Aztec Indian who had recently converted to the Catholic faith. She asked him to go to the Bishop and tell him to build a church where she said “I will show and offer all of my love, my compassion, myContinue reading “MARIAN APPARITIONS : OUR LADY OF GUADALUPE”