Solemnity of Mary - Mother of God
Feast of the Holy Family
On the feast of the Holy Family we celebrate Jesus, Mary and Joseph, the perfect model of a loving family dedicated to the will of God and the good of His people.
"Put on then, as God's chosen ones, holy and beloved, heartfelt compassion, kindness, humility, gentleness, and patience, bearing with one another and forgiving one another, if one has a grievance against another; as the Lord has forgiven you, so must you also do. And over all these put on love, that is, the bond of perfection." (Colossians 3:12-14)
"For today in the city of David a savior has been born for you who is Messiah and Lord." Luke 2:11
Blessed Teresa of Calcutta to be made a Saint
(Vatican Radio) Blessed Teresa of Calcutta is to be made a Saint. Pope Francis on Thursday authorized the Congregation for the Causes of Saints to promulgate a decree regarding a miracle attributed to the intercession of Blessed Teresa (nee Agnes Gonxha Bojaxhiu).