Lacordaire’s Prayer for Priests

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Brooklyn Nuns Celebrate Silver Jubilee, 1902


Two Nuns Celebrate Their Silver Jubilee. Took the Veil Together Twenty-Five Years Ago at St. Rosa’s Convent. Beautiful Service is Held. Sisters Justina and Valentina Congratulated by Relatives and Members of Order. (The Brooklyn Eagle, January 28, 1902)  A very interesting ceremony was performed early this morning in the Roman Catholic convent of St. Rosa, [Read More...]

School Days, 1848: A Reminiscence


To travel back in memory sixty years, and to recall vividly with any degree of accuracy the incidents, the customs, the happenings of those early days at old Saint Catharine, involves a feat which would ordinarily seem impossible. Yet, we know mental impressions of early life are always lasting and their effect upon our memories [Read More...]