St. Pope John Paul II and St. Pope John XXIII
Feast Days will be celebrated for the first time in October 2014
In light of "countless requests from every part of the world," Pope Francis has approved putting Sts. John Paul II and John XXIII on the church's universal calendar of feast days.
Called the General Roman Calendar, it is the universal schedule of holy days and feast days for the Latin rite of the Catholic Church.
The two saints' feast days, both of which have the ranking of an optional -- not obligatory -- memorial, are Oct. 11 for St. John XXIII and Oct. 22 for St. John Paul II.
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Benham brothers: We’re happy to lose business to promote God’s kingdom
"It is an honor, with an eternal perspective, to lose anything for Jesus."
Months after the cancellation of their HGTV show because of their pro-life and pro-family views, Jason and David Benham aren't worried -- even as their business suffers from the backlash. According to them, the greater opportunity to talk about God's Kingdom is worth the trade-off. Get Entire article from Lifesite News
Blessed Francis Xavier Seelos, "Saint of New Orleans", Memorial Mass- 147th Anniversary of
Sunday October 5, 2014
Holy Mass 1 PM
Celebrant Most Reverend Michael Brehl, C.Ss.R. Superior General, Redemptorists
National Seelos Shrine/St. Mary's Assumption
919 Josephine St., New Orleans, LA 70130
Seelos Gala October 19, 2014
Audubon Tea Room, 5:30 PM call 504-525-2495 for tickets
SEELOS: DOCTOR OF SOULS
Saturday, October 4, 2014 7:00 pm PBS
Watch the true story of Blessed Francis Xavier Seelos (1819-1867). Actor and playwright, Casey Groves, portrays Father Seelos in the one man play filmed at the WYES Studios.
The Month of October is Dedicated to
the Holy Rosary.
According to an account by fifteenth-century Dominican, Alan de la Roch, Mary appeared to St. Dominic in 1206 after he had been praying and doing severe penances because of his lack of success in combating the Albigensian heresy. Mary praised him for his valiant fight against the heretics and then gave him the Rosary as a mighty weapon, explained its uses and efficacy, and told him to preach it to others.
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2014 New Orleans Greater Rosary Congress, October 4th- October 10th More info here
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