1 June: Feast of Saint Justin

1 June: Feast of Saint Justin

1 June: Feast of Saint Justin. Justin is one of the most important Christian writers of the early Church. Born in the year 100 in the Palestinian province of Samaria, Justin was the son of pagan Greeks who provided him with an excellent education. Justin was...
End of General Dispensation, effective 5 June 2021

End of General Dispensation, effective 5 June 2021

My Dear Brothers and Sisters in Christ, The time will soon come when we may return to public worship without fear of the coronavirus, and so effective June 5, when we celebrate the feast of Corpus Christi, the general dispensation from the obligation to attend Sunday...
26 May: Feast of Saint Philip Neri

26 May: Feast of Saint Philip Neri

26 May: Feast of Saint Philip Neri. Born in 1515, Philip Neri gave up material wealth at the age of 17 and chose to serve God instead of a career in business. He went to Rome and studied philosophy and theology until he thought his studies were interfering with his...