Archive of November 11, 2012

Bishop Gendron: St. Kateri Mass began healing of Canadian divisions

Nov 11, 2012 - 04:12 pm .- Canadians from the country’s First Nations and those of European descent took an important step toward reconciliation when they gathered Nov. 4 at St. Joseph's Oratory in Montreal to give thanks for the canonization of Saint Kateri Tekakwitha.

Pope Benedict highlights faith, charity bond

Nov 11, 2012 - 01:35 pm .- In his Nov. 11 Angelus address, Pope Benedict XVI reflected on Sunday’s Mass readings featuring two poor widows who provide timeless models of faith and charity.

Benedictine nun St. Gertrude the Great honored Nov. 16

Nov 11, 2012 - 06:06 am .- On Nov. 16 the Catholic Church celebrates the memory of a distinguished medieval nun and writer in the Benedictine monastic tradition, Saint Gertrude of Helfta, better known as “St. Gertrude the Great.”