Tag Archives: suffering

Novena for the Holy Souls in Purgatory (Beginning October 24)

Novena for the Holy Souls in Purgatory (Beginning October 24) From the 1910 Raccolta. (300 Days, T.Q. Plenary, during the period. I, II, IV.) First Day, October 24 Jesus my Saviour, I have so often deserved to be cast into Hell; how great would be my suffering if I were now cast away and obliged […]

St Rita ~ 22 May Feast Day

Saint Rita was born Margherita Lotti in Roccaporena, Italy in 1381. The day after her baptism, Rita was surrounded by a swarm of white bees, which went in and out of her infant mouth without hurting her. Rather than being alarmed, her family believed she was marked to be virtuous and devoted to God. At […]