RSS Saint Of The Day (CatholicNewsAgency.com)

  • St. Andrew of Crete July 4, 2015
    Celebrated by Eastern Catholics of the Byzantine tradition on July 4, Saint Andrew of Crete was a seventh-and eighth-century monk, bishop, and hymn-writer. Among Eastern Christians he is best known as the author of the “Great Canon,� a lengthy prayer service traditionally offered as a penitential practice during Lent. He is also venerated as a saint in t

RSS Minute Meditations (AmericanCatholic.org)

  • The Sign of the Cross July 4, 2015
    In the name of the Father, use my mind to bring you honor, and of the Son, fill my heart to spread your word, and of the Holy Spirit, strengthen me to carry you out to all the world. Amen.Amazing Graces