Presentation of the B.V.M.



Feast of Our Lady.

Joachim took to wife that most eminent and praiseworthy woman, Anne. And even as before her time the holy Hannah (being stricken with barrenness) by prayer and promise became the mother of Samuel, so likewise this holy Anne, through...

Saint Edmund



King and Martyr. 

Edmund was born of the nobility of the old Saxons, and was a Christian worshipper from his early youth. He was chosen King of the East Angles by the voice of all his fellow-countrymen, whereafter he was good toward his subjects, but...