SPIRITUAL COMBAT: A CALL TO ARMS


From The Catholic Gentleman • by Sam Guzman “Fight or die.” – Dom Lorenzo Scupoli Perhaps one of the greatest temptations in the Catholic life is that of complacency. We go through the motions, attending Mass on Sunday and maybe going to a parish program or two, but the Faith never really penetrates deep into our … Continue reading SPIRITUAL COMBAT: A CALL TO ARMS

Saint of the Day – St. Lawerence of Rome


St. Lawrence (d. 258 A.D.) was likely a Spaniard by birth who lived in Rome while Christianity was outlawed under pain of death. He was appointed by Pope St. Sixtus II as Archdeacon over the seven deacons of Rome and held the sacred duty of tending to the Church’s wealth and distributing alms to the poor. After … Continue reading Saint of the Day – St. Lawerence of Rome

Novena in Honor of St. Maximilian Kolbe – Day 5


Entrance The Presider enters, accompanied by the servers as the opening hymn is sung. Presider: The Lord be with you. All: And with your spirit. Presider: Let us pray. O God, who filled the Priest and Martyr Saint Maximilian Kolbe with a burning love for the Immaculate Virgin Mary and with zeal for souls and … Continue reading Novena in Honor of St. Maximilian Kolbe – Day 5

Novena in Honor of St. Maximilian Kolbe – Day 4


Entrance The Presider enters, accompanied by the servers as the opening hymn is sung. Presider: The Lord be with you. All: And with your spirit. Presider: Let us pray. O God, who filled the Priest and Martyr Saint Maximilian Kolbe with a burning love for the Immaculate Virgin Mary and with zeal for souls and … Continue reading Novena in Honor of St. Maximilian Kolbe – Day 4

Novena in Honor of St. Maximilian Kolbe – Day 3


Entrance The Presider enters, accompanied by the servers as the opening hymn is sung. Presider: The Lord be with you. All: And with your spirit. Presider: Let us pray. O God, who filled the Priest and Martyr Saint Maximilian Kolbe with a burning love for the Immaculate Virgin Mary and with zeal for souls and … Continue reading Novena in Honor of St. Maximilian Kolbe – Day 3

Novena in Honor of St. Maximilian Kolbe – Day 2


Entrance The Presider enters, accompanied by the servers as the opening hymn is sung. Presider: The Lord be with you. All: And with your spirit. Presider: Let us pray. O God, who filled the Priest and Martyr Saint Maximilian Kolbe with a burning love for the Immaculate Virgin Mary and with zeal for souls and … Continue reading Novena in Honor of St. Maximilian Kolbe – Day 2