The Ultimate Role Models

Happy Feast of All Saints!!  Every November 1st, the Catholic Church gathers together during their Holy Day of Obligation (ahem, get thee to Church today) to celebrate the lives of saints!  Many other Catholic families will have their children dressing up as popular saints, but I've already established I am nowhere near being any other … Continue reading The Ultimate Role Models

Moving Past Intimidation to Read the Saints

Growing up, I devoured stories of the saints and martyrs.  So much so, I had lofty goals and dreams of becoming a martyr, and giving my life for Christ someday.   However much I studied the saints, though, I missed out on the traditional Confirmation class as a Catholic youth. This exchange between my mom and "teacher" … Continue reading Moving Past Intimidation to Read the Saints