Daily archives:November 28, 2017

  • How to help the Holy Souls in Purgatory We should make it our practice to offer each day some special prayer or work for the Holy Souls. We may not do much, but by constancy in laboring on their behalf we shall gradually accumulate a treasure for their benefit. We should never miss saying a de Pr[...]
  • Saturninus went from Rome, by direction of Pope Fabian, about the year 245, to preach the faith in Gaul. He fixed his episcopal see at Toulouse, and thus became the first Christian bishop of that city. There were but few Christians in the place. However, their number grew fast after the coming of [...]
  • First Sunday Of Advent   Gospel Luke xxi. 25-33. At that time Jesus said to his disciples: There shall be signs in the sun, and in the moon, and in. the stars, and upon the earth distress of nations, by reason of the confusion of the roaring of the sea and of the waves: men withering away for fe[...]