The axis of mercy supporting the world turns on these hinges or poles, that through the Mother we have access to the Son and through the Son to the Father, so that being thus led we should have no fear that our reconciliation would be rejected.

St. Albert the Great

Quote of the Week

Tomorrow, on the 100th anniversary of Mary’s first appearance at Fatima, Pope Francis will canonize Jacinta and Francisco Marto, two of the three shepherd children who witnessed the Marian apparitions.

Source: This is the miracle that led to the Fatima children’s canonization :: Catholic News Agency (CNA)

This is the miracle that led to the Fatima children’s canonization :: Catholic News Agency (CNA)

Saint Andre Bessette

 

Saint Andre is a relative to some of the folks in the parishes I serve:

Perched above Montreal in Canada, Saint Joseph’s Oratory stands proudly over the horizon. It is a monolith, but a beautiful one, with its famous green copper dome serving as a landmark of the French-Canadian city. It is a church, noticeably so in architecture, and an icon of New World faith and persistence. This isn’t because…

via Saint Andre Bessette: The miracle man of Montreal — Aleteia.org – Worldwide Catholic Network Sharing Faith Resources for those seeking Truth – Aleteia.org