RSS Saint Of The Day (CatholicNewsAgency.com)

  • St. Nicholas of Myra0
    On Dec. 6, the faithful commemorate a bishop in the early church who was known for generosity and love of children. Born in Lycia in Asia Minor around the late third or fourth century,  St. Nicholas of Myra is more than just the inspiration for the modern day Santa.As a young man he is said to have made a pilgrimage to Palestine and Egypt in order to study i

RSS Minute Meditations (AmericanCatholic.org)

  • Celebration of Birth December 6, 2016
    If you take Christmas to heart and get past the anxieties in arranging for gifts and parties, you will rediscover yourself every year at this time and experience a birth in yourself, just like the one so beautifully described in the Gospel stories. It will be a celebration of both the birth of Jesus and the birth of your own soul. -from The Soul of Christmas