Category Archives: Saints

The Martyrdom of an American: Fr. Stanley Rother

How much love does it take to willingly face persecution and possible death for the sake of someone else? I’m guessing it’s love that is outrageous,  extravagant, and unconventional.  Love beyond Love.  I can’t stop thinking about a news story … Continue reading

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My Affection for Pope St. John Paul II

That’s me in the pink!  I was 21 and in college when I received communion from  Pope John Paul II.   My friend Mary and I knew someone studying in Rome and we decided to spend the Christmas holiday there!  Trust … Continue reading

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Saints and Friends

What saints can you name?  Do you know their life stories?  I discovered an app for my tablet called Laudate.  Apparently lots of people know about it, and I go to it just about every day.  One feature of the … Continue reading

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