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Daily Gospel – MK 10:28-31

Peter began to say to Jesus, “We have given up everything and...

Peter began to say to Jesus, “We have given up everything and followed you.” Jesus said, “Amen, I say to you, there is no one who has given up house...

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Daily Gospel – MK 10:28-31

St. Vincent Ferrer

St. Vincent Ferrer is the patron saint of builders because of his...

St. Vincent Ferrer is the patron saint of builders because of his fame for “building up” and strengthening the Church: through his preaching, missionary work, in his teachings, as confessor...

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St. Vincent Ferrer

Daily Gospel – MK 10:17-27

As Jesus was setting out on a journey, a man ran up,...

As Jesus was setting out on a journey, a man ran up, knelt down before him, and asked him, “Good teacher, what must I do to inherit eternal life?” Jesus...

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Daily Gospel – MK 10:17-27

St. John Baptist Rossi

This holy priest was born in 1698 at the village of Voltaggio...

This holy priest was born in 1698 at the village of Voltaggio in the diocese of Genoa and was one of the four children of an excellent and highly respected...

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St. John Baptist Rossi

Daily Gospel – JN 16:12-15

Jesus said to his disciples: “I have much more to tell you,...

Jesus said to his disciples: “I have much more to tell you, but you cannot bear it now. But when he comes, the Spirit of truth, he will guide you...

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Daily Gospel – JN 16:12-15

St. Rita

Saint Rita was born Margherita Lotti in Roccaporena, Italy in 1381. The...

Saint Rita was born Margherita Lotti in Roccaporena, Italy in 1381. The day after her baptism, Rita was surrounded by a swarm of white bees, which went in and out...

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St. Rita

Daily Gospel – MK 10:13-16

People were bringing children to Jesus that he might touch them, but...

People were bringing children to Jesus that he might touch them, but the disciples rebuked them. When Jesus saw this he became indignant and said to them, “Let the children...

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Daily Gospel – MK 10:13-16

St. Eugene de Mazenod

Eugene de Mazenod was born on August 1, 1782, at Aix-en-Provence in...

Eugene de Mazenod was born on August 1, 1782, at Aix-en-Provence in France. Early in life he experienced the upheaval of the French Revolution. None the less, he entered the...

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St. Eugene de Mazenod

Daily Gospel – MK 10:1-12

Jesus came into the district of Judea and across the Jordan. Again...

Jesus came into the district of Judea and across the Jordan. Again crowds gathered around him and, as was his custom, he again taught them. The Pharisees approached him and...

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Daily Gospel – MK 10:1-12

St. Bernardine of Siena

In the year 1400, a young man came to the door of...

In the year 1400, a young man came to the door of the largest hospital in Siena. A plague was raging through the city so horrible that as many as...

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St. Bernardine of Siena