Immaculate Conception Novena

Immaculate Conception Novena

The Great Novena of the Immaculate Conception is prayed 30 November – 8 December. Begun in 1936 due to the “extreme gravity of present events,” the Novena asked for zealous prayer for universal peace and paid homage to Pope Pius XI’s eightieth...
6 December: Feast of St Nicholas

6 December: Feast of St Nicholas

6 December: Feast of St Nicholas. St Nicholas is the patron of children, the hungry, brides and scholars! He was born in the year 270 and grew up on the coast of what is now Turkey with his wealthy Greek parents. He became bishop in Myra and died there on December 6,...