Sanctity and Suffering

Grant, we beseech thee, almighty God, that we who celebrate the festival of blessed Catherine thy virgin, may both rejoice in her yearly solemnity, and profit by the example of so great virtue. Traditional Roman Missal How can we profit from the example of St. Catherine of Sienna‚Äôs virtue? Born in an age of corruptionContinue reading “Sanctity and Suffering”

Looking in the Mirror

If a man be a hearer of the word, and not a doer, he shall be compared to a man beholding his own countenance in a glass. For he beheld himself, and went his way, and presently forgot what manner of man he was. James 1:23-24 St. Catherine of Sienna is famous, among other things,Continue reading “Looking in the Mirror”