(Today is the 70th anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz. I am taking this opportunity to rerun this post from All Saints Day 2009.) Today we celebrate all the saints who now dwell in perfect bliss before the Beatific Vision,
It has always been the habit of Catholics in danger and in troublous times to fly for refuge to Mary. Pope Leo XIII Pope Francis at noon CST today will be consecrating the world today to the Immaculate Heart of Mary.
O blessed Virgin Mary, who can worthily repay thee thy just dues of praise and thanksgiving, thou who by the wondrous assent of thy will didst rescue a fallen world? What songs of praise can our weak human nature