10 Catholic Things that Caught My Eye Today (June 1)


1. Today is the memorial of Saint Justin. For the feast of St Justin Martyr, this detail from a predella by Fra Angelico of the "noble army of Martyrs" https://t.co/PJwvyp5CYP — Fr Lawrence Lew OP (@LawrenceOP) June 1, 2015 2. Mass readings. 3. From the Liturgy of the Hours: From the Acts of the martyrdom of [Read More...]

15 Things about the Holy Trinity Today


1. How deep are the riches & the wisdom & the knowledge of God! How inscrutable his judgments, how unsearchable his ways! #Trinity #vespers — Maria VickroyPeralta (@MVickroyPeralta) May 31, 2015 2. From morning prayer: To you, O blessed Trinity, be worship&honor, glory and power, praise and joyful adoration through eternal ages. 3. From St. [Read More...]

25 Things Pope Benedict XVI Said about Saint Joan of Arc


She was executed today in 1431: Here are generous excerpts from Pope Benedict XVI’s Wednesday audience about her in 2011. It’s worth reading and sharing. 1. She “fearlessly bore the great light of the Gospel in the complex events of history.” 2. “From childhood, she showed great love and compassion for the poorest, the sick [Read More...]

10 Catholic Things that Caught My Eye Today (May 29, 2015)


1. God's mercy is a washing, a pouring over of his healing Spirit, a cleansing, refreshing, fragrant, yet chastening experience. #mercy — Fr. Patrick Brennan (@Pathound) May 29, 2015 2. From St. Gregory the Great in the Liturgy of the Hours today: It is the wisdom of this world to conceal the heart with stratagems, [Read More...]

10 Catholic Things that Caught My Eye Today (May 28, 2015)


1. The Angels guarding the tomb of John Paul I, Papa Luciani, the Smiling Pope. May he intercede for all who are sad. pic.twitter.com/qhSdLWdAg7 — Fr. Manuel Dorantes (@TweetingPriest) May 28, 2015 2. At times life needs to be slowed down… pic.twitter.com/fAhRwkS5E0 — Fr. Patrick Brennan (@Pathound) May 28, 2015 Edinburgh sunset from 2 nights [Read More...]

10 Catholic Things that Caught My Eye Today (May 27, 2015)


1. Those who wish to be important in God's eyes don't need to be important in the world's eyes #homilytweet — Kathryn Jean Lopez (@kathrynlopez) May 27, 2015 2. Medieval window of Our Lady in Canterbury. Today is the feast of St Augustine, 1st Archbishop of Canterbury https://t.co/zJBoFvudqN — Fr Lawrence Lew OP (@LawrenceOP) May 27, [Read More...]

10 Catholic Things that Caught My Eye Today (May 26, 2015)


1. Tom Hoopes writes: “God only has trouble reaching people who blow him off.” 2. Today’s Mass readings. 3. From Saint Augustine in the Liturgy of the Hours today: He did not treat us as our sins deserved. For we are now sons of God. How do we show this? The only Son of God [Read More...]

10 Things about St. Philip Neri that Caught My Eye Today (His Feast Day, May 26)


1. The Immaculate Mother of God at the Chiesa Nuova where St Philip Neri is enshrined. https://t.co/99VqJG1hCl — Fr Lawrence Lew OP (@LawrenceOP) May 26, 2015 2. In Magnificat today, from St. Philip Neri: One of the most excellent means of obtaining perseverance is discretion; we must not wish to do everything at once, or [Read More...]