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St. Buonfiglio Monaldo: Saint of the Day for Monday, February 12, 2018

He was one of seven Florentines who had joined the Confraternity of the Blessed Virgin (the Laudesi) in a particularly lax period in the city's ...

St. Paschal: Saint of the Day for Sunday, February 11, 2018

Paschal was the son of Bonosus, a Roman. He studied at the Lateran, was named head of St. Stephen's monastery, which housed pilgrims to Rome, and was ...

St. Scholastica: Saint of the Day for Saturday, February 10, 2018

St. Scholastica, sister of St. Benedict, consecrated her life to God from her earliest youth. After her brother went to Monte Cassino, where he ...

A personal reflection on Catholic Schools Week

All Catholic schools celebrate Catholic Schools Week in many different ways. And during this Catholic Schools Week, the students of St. Mary Magdalen have been waiting in anticipation for the events to come. Crazy hair day, the family picnic, Powder Puff, the Mass with Bishop John Noonan, who wouldn’t be excited? It can be quite … Continue reading "A personal reflection on Catholic Schools Week"

St. Apollonia: Saint of the Day for Friday, February 09, 2018

St. Apollonia, who died in the year 249, was martyred for not renouncing her faith during the reign of Emperor Philip. The account of the life of St. ...

St. Jerome Emiliani: Saint of the Day for Thursday, February 08, 2018

Jerome Emiliani lay chained in the dark dirty dungeon. Only a short time before he had been a military commander for Venice in charge of a fortress. ...

Resurrection Catholic School celebrates faith-based education

National Catholic Schools Week (CSW) was first introduced by the National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA) in 1974. The annual event begins each year on the last Sunday in January. Schools in the Diocese of Orlando celebrate CSW with Masses, open houses, and a variety of activities for students, families, parishioners, and the community at large. … Continue reading "Resurrection Catholic School celebrates faith-based education"

Students and staff impacted by Lady of Guadalupe Mass

This past December, students at Resurrection Catholic School in Lakeland had the privilege and honor of participating in the parish’s Lady of Guadalupe Mass. Students and members of the teaching staff felt it was definitely an experience to remember. For many, this was the first time taking part in a Spanish traditional event! “Attending this Mass … Continue reading "Students and staff impacted by Lady of Guadalupe Mass"

School of Humanity: Asceticism and Holiness E44

Rachel and Jason welcome guest Jared Zimmerer, husband, father, author, speaker, blogger and Director of Outreach and Mission at Word on Fire Catholic Ministries. Jared explains asceticism and this leads one into holiness.

St. Moses: Saint of the Day for Wednesday, February 07, 2018

Arab hermit and bishop who is called Â?the Apostle of the Saracens.Â? He lived in the desert regions of Syria and Egypt, caring for the local nomadic ...