RSS Saint Of The Day (CatholicNewsAgency.com)

  • St. Gerard Majella
    On October 16, we celebrate the feast of St. Gerard Majella. St. Gerard was born the son of a tailor on April 6, 1726. He grew up about fifty miles south of Naples in Muro Lucano, Italy in a large, poor family. When St. Gerard was only 12, his father Dominic Majella entered eternal rest. Upon […]

RSS Minute Meditations (AmericanCatholic.org)

  • Listen to This Moment October 16, 2019
    A Hasidic rabbi was interrupted by one of his followers while he was tending his garden, “What would you do, rabbi,” the student asked, “if you knew the messiah was coming today?” Stroking his beard and pursing his lips, the rabbi replied, “Well, I would continue to water my garden.” So, before we decipher life, […]