Feast of St. Joseph

  This year the solemnity of St. Joseph has been transferred to Monday, March 20th.  Many saints have had a great devotion to him.  Religious order have had a long history of experiencing the powerful intercession of St. Joseph whenever a spiritual or material need arose.  One such example is the miraculous staircase in the … [Read more…]

Lent and feast of the Holy Face of Jesus

On Wednesday, March 1st, Lent will begin.  The feast of the Holy Face of Jesus, falls on the Tuesday before Ash Wednesday.  It is appropriate that this feast is right before the season of Lent.  The forty days of this liturgical season are a time of taking account of our lives and our relationship with … [Read more…]

Feast of Blessed Jordan of Saxony

Blessed Jordan of Saxony was the second Master General of the Order of Preachers.  He did much to attract vocations for both the friars and nuns.  Let us pray for his intercession that the Lord will send many good vocations to the Order of Preachers.  For more information, see the link below. http://vocations.opeast.org/2014/02/05/novena-to-blessed-jordan-of-saxony/