Saint Michael and All Angels

09/29/2016

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Michaelmas.  

We are accustomed to speak of nine choirs of Angels, because holy Writ seemeth to witness to that number when it speaketh severally of Angels, Archangels, Mights, Powers, Principalities, Dominions, Thrones, Cherubim, and Seraphim. Very...


Saint Wenceslas

09/28/2016

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Duke, Martyr, and National Patron of the Czechs.  

Wenceslas, Duke of Bohemia, was called of God to the hard task of defending Christianity when his subjects were just beginning to learn the Faith, and the devil's hatred thereof was first being...


Saints Cosmas and Damian

09/27/2016

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Martyrs.  

As with so many of the early Saints, no historical records remain of the famous Martyrs, Cosmas and Damian. They are said to have died for Christ about the year 303, and their story, according to some ancient accounts, is as followeth. They...