Saints Crispin and Crispinian

10/25/2014

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Martyrs.

Crispin and his brother Crispinian, were preachers of Christ, who, in imitation of the Apostle Paul, supported themselves by their own handwork.  

During the day they preached Christ, and at night they worked...


Saints Chrysanthus and Daria

10/25/2014

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Martyrs

Chrysanthus and Daria were put to death for Christ, most probably about the year 283, for they were venerated as Martyrs at Rome at a very early date. Not until the fifth century, however, was their Book of Acts composed, wherefrom cometh the...


Saint Raphael

10/24/2014

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Saint Raphael the Archangel.

Raphael by interpretation is: The Medicine of God. Consider therefore the three remedies bestowed upon us by Raphael which are, as in were, medicines to heal our sickness. First of all Raphael the physician would deliver...


Our Holy Redeemer

10/23/2014

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The Saviour of the World

Dearly beloved, if we study attentively the history of the creation of our race, we find that man was made in the image of God, to the end that his ways also might be an imitation of the ways of his Maker. This is the natural,...