Celebrating with the Saints

Posted on December 10, 2022 in: General News

Celebrating with the Saints

Celebrating with the Saints

Raise your Spirits and Toast the Saints!

When  -  The second Wednesday of the month until the fall of 2023..  Our next gathering will be February 8, 2023, 

Where -  In the Parish Center or outside in the courtyard when weather  permits.

Time - 6:00 to 7:30 pm

Cost - Just your time, and we will make it worth your while.

We will select two different Saints each month and have a small discussion about each one. We will have snacks and a special drink to go with each, which will give you a new relaxed look at our Saints.

RSVP to the Parish Office or contact Beth Hake at 314-973-8895


SAINTS TO BE CELEBRATED ON FEBRUARY 8, 2023

                           St. Scholastica                                                                    St. Valentine

                                              

 

St Scholastica:

"I asked you for a favor and you would not listen, so I asked God and He did listen."
"If people knew the peace that good religious enjoy, the wohoe world would become a monasery."

Quotes for but not by St. Valentine:

"Love does not consis in gazing at each otheer, but in looking outward together in the same direction" 
(Antione de Satin-Exuery)

"The supreme happiness of life is the conviction that we are loved."
(Victor Hugo)

 


SAINTS THAT WERE CELEBRATED ON JANUARY 11, 2023

               St. Agnes                                       Conversion of St. Paul

                

St. Agnes of Rome:

“Christ has made my soul beautiful with the jewels of grace and virtue. I belong to Him Whom the Angels serve."

“We are made loveless by our possessions."

 

St Paul to the Romans 12:9, 12-13

“Let love be genuine; hate what is evil, hold fast to what is good;  Rejoice in your hope, be patient in tribulation, be constant in prayer. Contribute to the needs of the saints, practice hospitality.”


 

SAINTS THAT WERE CELEBRATED ON DECEMBER 14, 2022

         Our Lady of Guadalupe                     St. Nicholas of Myra

          

Our Lady of Guadalupe:

"I  am truly your merciful Mother. I will hear your weeping, your complaints and heal all your sorrows, hardships and sufferings.”

Our  Lady of Guadalupe to St. Juan Diego:

“Let not your heart be disturbed.  Am I not here , who is your Mother?  Are you not under my protection? Am  I not  your health? Are you not happily within my fold?  What else do you wish?  Do not grieve nor be disturbed by anything.”

 

St. Nicholas of Myra:

“The giver of every good and perfect gift has called upon us to mimic His giving, by grace, through faith, and this is not of ourselves.”

 


SAINTS THAT WERE CELEBRATED ON NOVEMBER 9, 2022

            St. Elizabeth of Hungary                               St Charles Borromeo