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    Year 2016

    DateLife ofSubject
    December 28 2016 Saint Peter Favre Kindness - Spiritual Exercises - Society of Jesus - Discernment of spirits
    November 25 2016 Venerable Juliette and Tancredi Barolo Apostolate of the laity
    October 23 2016 Blessed Frederic Janssoone Franciscan - Holy Land - Stations of the Cross - Our Lady of the Cape Shrine in Canada
    September 14 2016 Zita of Habsburg Politics - Autro - Hungarian empire - First World War
    August 10 2016 Saint George Preca Catechesis - Apostolate of the laity - Four last things - Society of Christian doctrine
    July 11 2016 Saint Anthony of Padua Franciscan - Preaching - Education - Prayer - Catharism
    June 3 2016 Venerable Marcello Candia Passion for the poor - Mission to Brazil
    May 1 2016 Archbishop Fulton Scheen Teaching - Preaching and care of souls - Defense of the faith - Eucharistic adoration - Auxiliary Bishop of New York - Bishop of Rochester
    March 27 2016 Eucharistic Miracles Buenos Aires - Lanciano - Sokolka - Science and faith - Eucharistic devotion
    February 22 2016 Saint Giuseppe Moscati Physician
    January 17 2016 Saint Joaquima de Vedruna Mother - Widow, foundress - Works of mercy - Congregation of Carmelite Sisters of Charity - Vedruna

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    Year 2015

    DateLife ofSubject
    December 12 2015 Blessed Artemide Zatti Salesian Brother; Patagonia; care for the sick
    November 8 2015 Saint Bonaventure Franciscan; primacy of love
    October 2 2015 Gilbert Keith Chesterton Conversion; original sin; Christian author
    August 28 2015 Blessed José Gabriel Brochero Argentina; fervent parish priest; Spiritual Exercises of Saint Ignatius
    July 25 2015 Saint John Eudes Contemplative prayer; popular missions; Sacred Hearts of Jesus and Mary; Eudists
    June 21 2015 Blessed Eurosia Fabris Barban Marriage; natural methods of birth control; Rosary; fraternal correction
    May 13 2015 Saint Gertrude Intimacy with Jesus; Sacred Heart
    April 12 2015 Mother Adele Garnier Adorers of the Sacred Heart of Jesus of Montmartre; national vow; offering as a victim; prayer of reparation; common priesthood of the faithful; Tyburn
    March 1 2015 Our Lady of Holy Hope The “little prayer”; conversion; gift of fear
    January 31 2015 Blessed William Joseph Chaminade Society of Mary, Marianists; Christian education

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    Year 2014

    DateLife ofSubject
    December 25 2014 Saint Bridget Revelations - Brigittines
    November 21 2014 Saint John of Avila Contemplative prayer - Preaching - Catechesis - Reform of the clergy
    October 18 2014 Saint Joan of Arc God’s intervention in history - Love for the Church
    September 12 2014 Blessed Noel Pinot Good shepherd - Civil constitution of the clergy (1790) - Martyrdom
    August 6 2014 Blessed Victoire Rasoamanarivo Madagascar - Fidelity - Role of the lay faithful
    July 6 2014 Blessed Isidore Bakanja Conversion - Catechism - Secular Priests of Christian Doctrine
    May 29 2014 Blessed Cesar de Bus Conversion - Catechism - Secular Priests of Christian Doctrine
    April 25 2014 Saint Edmond Campion Anglican convert - Catholic faith - Controversy with Protestants - Martyrdom
    March 21 2014 Blessed Mary Theresa and Saint Ursula Ledochowska Missionary Sisters of Saint Peter Claver - Missions - Gray Ursulines - Education
    February 11 2014 Martyrs of Otranto Martyrs faithful to Christ in the face of Muslims

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    Year 2013

    DateLife ofSubject
    December 6 2013 Blessed Daniel Brottier Military chaplain - Great war - Spiritan - Cathedral of Dakar - Orphans Apprentices of Auteuil
    November 1 2013 Blessed Hildegard Burjan Conversion - Politics - Social charity
    September 29 2013 Blessed Joseph Samsó Priesthood - Sunday rest - Spiritual exercises - Eucharist - Martyrdom
    August 24 2013 Marie-Alphonse Ratisbonne Jewish family - Miraculous medal - Miraculous conversion - Israel and the Church
    July 22 2013 Sister Marie of the Sacred Heart Bernaud Sacred Heart of Jesus - Guard of Honor of the Sacred Heart
    June 13 2013 Father Desgenettes Notre - Dame - Des - Victoires - Immaculate Heart of Mary
    May 13 2013 Father William Doyle, sj Priestly Ministry - Exercises of saint Ignatius - Military chaplain war 1914 - 1918
    April 8 2013 Father Joseph Kentenich Schoenstatt movement - Secular institutes - Marian devotion
    March 1 2013 St. Francis de Sales Goodness - Sweetness - Apostolate with the Calvinists - Spiritual life of the laity - Order of the Visitation - Treatise on the Love of God
    January 25 2013 St. Catherine of Siena Love and reform of the Church

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    Year 2012

    DateLife ofSubject
    December 18 2012 Lourdes Miracles Pierre de Rudder - Alexis Carrel - Lourdes medical bodies - Physical and spiritual healing
    November 15 2012 Blessed Maria Anna Sala Education - Work - Simple life
    October 15 2012 Blessed Chiara Luce Badano Cancer - Focolari
    September 8 2012 Saint Philip Neri Oratorians - Oratory - Priestly charity
    August 6 2012 Saint Margaret Clitherow Anglicanism - Conversion - Martyrdom
    June 29 2012 Blessed Pedro Tarre Medical doctor - Virginity - Priesthood
    May 27 2012 Rolando Rivi Seminarian - Martyr
    April 21 2012 Blessed Abouna Yaacoub (Father Jacques) Lebanon - Care centers - Religious instruction
    March 17 2012 Father René Giraudet Priesthood - Clandestine chaplaincy for French workers in Germany during World War II
    February 10 2012 Venerable Jean-Joseph Lataste op Apostolate in women’s prisons - Rehabilitation - Dominican Sisters of Bethany
    January 6 2012 Venerable Mary Potter Assisting the dying and patient - Death

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    Year 2011

    DateLife ofSubject
    December 3 2011 Blessed Kateri Tekakwitha Iroquois - Baptism - Sunday - Virginity
    October 28 2011 Takashi Nagaï Conversion - Atomic bomb
    September 23 2011 Venerable Leon Papin-Dupont Adoration - Holy Face of Jesus
    August 20 2011 Blessed Restituta Kafka Martyrdom - Crucifix
    July 16 2011 Saint Giovanni Battista de Rossi Priesthood - Spirituality and priestly apostolate
    June 12 2011 Antoine Gaudí Art - Beauty - Architecture - Basilica of the Holy Family in Barcelona, Spain
    May 6 2011 Saint Antoine-Marie Claret Priestly apostolate
    April 3 2011 Blessed Marcel Callo Scouts - J.O.C. - STO - Death camps
    February 22 2011 Elisabeth and Felix Leseur Interior life - Suffering - Conversion
    January 21 2011 Venerable Benedetta Bianchi Porro Rare illness - Suffering

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    Year 2010

    DateLife ofSubject
    December 17 2010 Blessed Mary MacKillop Education - Australia - Sisters of Saint Joseph, «Josephites»
    November 11 2010 Blessed Antoine Chevrier Prado - Poverty - Catechism
    October 7 2010 Saint Charbel Maklouf Primacy of God - Hermit - Hermitic life
    September 1 2010 Bishop Alain de Boismenu Mission - New Guinea
    July 31 2010 Saint Damien of Veuster Congregation of the Sacred Hearts - Picpus - Lepers of Molokaï
    June 24 2010 Blessed Jeanne-Émilie de Villeneuve («Blue Sisters of Castres») Congregation of the Immaculate Conception - Missions
    May 23 2010 Blessed Giacomo Alberione Medias
    April 17 2010 Venerable Alfred Pampalon Ordinary life - Drugs
    March 10 2010 Saint Bernard Tolomei Olivetans - Monastic life
    February 5 2010 Blessed Vilmos Apor Hungary - Defense of the dignity of woman
    January 1 2010 Saint Leonard of Port-Maurice Popular Missions - Salvation - Hell - Sin - Mercy - The three Ave Marias - Way of the cross

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    Year 2009

    DateLife ofSubject
    November 27 2009 Solange Bazin de Jessey Mission - Religious life - Papua New Guinea
    October 25 2009 Blessed Urban V Reform of the Church - Universities - Unity of Christians - Europe - Culture
    September 17 2009 Blessed Ulrica Nisch Gifts of the Holy Spirit
    August 15 2009 Saint Josephine Bakhita Slavery - Conscience - Hope
    July 11 2009 Pierre-Adrien Toulorge French Revolution - Truth and lies - Martyrdom
    June 7 2009 Bishop Pallu Salvation of souls - Foreign Missions
    May 1 2009 Blessed Francisco Palau Love for the Church - Social teaching of the Church - Third Order Carmelites - Missionaries
    March 25 2009 Cardinal Nguyên Van Thuan Vietnam - Persecution for faith - Hope - Prison
    February 18 2009 Blessed Peter To Rot Catechesis - Faith - Marriage - Polygamy - Martyrdom
    January 15 2009 Louis and Zélie Martin Family - Marriage - «beautiful love» - Vocation

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    Year 2008

    DateLife ofSubject
    December 8 2008 Venerable Georges Bellanger Mary - Sunday Mass - Military chaplancy
    November 2 2008 Saint Alphonsus de Liguori Salvation - Prayer - Mary - Jesus
    September 29 2008 Saint Thérèse Couderc Humility - Exercises of Saint Ignatius
    August 24 2008 Blessed Franz Jägerstätter Objection of conscience
    July 22 2008 Sr. Maria-Gabriella of Unity Unity of Christians
    June 17 2008 Father Marie-Antoine de Lavaur Popular Missions - Onanism - Mary - Lourdes
    May 13 2008 Henri Ghéon Conversion - Art - Theatre
    April 8 2008 Blessed Luigi and Maria Beltrame Quattrocchi Family - Marriage
    March 3 2008 Fr. Mateo Crawley-Boevey Secularism - Sacred Heart - Enthronement in families
    January 31 2008 Saint Marcellin Champagnat Marist Brothers - Education - Devotion to Mary

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    Year 2007

    DateLife ofSubject
    December 25 2007 Blessed Father Tansi Priestly life - Monastic life - Chastity before marriage - Obscurity of faith
    November 21 2007 Franz Stock Prison chaplain - Assistance to death row prisoners - Barbed - Wire seminary
    October 15 2007 Cardinal Raphael Merry del Val Modernism - Humility
    September 12 2007 Jerome Lejeune Down's Syndrome - Life - Abortion
    August 6 2007 Blessed Marie of Jesus Deluil-Martiny Reparation - Satisfaction - Victim - Spiritual help to priests
    June 29 2007 Sister Marie of the Trinity The little way of Saint Thérèse of the Child Jesus - Lupus
    May 27 2007 Bishop Boleslas Sloskans Providence - Eucharist - Prayer
    April 25 2007 Saint Francis Xavier Mission - Salvation of souls
    March 21 2007 Blessed Mary of the Passion (Helene de Chappotin) Franciscan Missionaries of Mary - Mission
    February 11 2007 Bishop Clemens August Von Galen Euthanasia - Nazism - Courage of faith
    January 6 2007 Uganda Martyrs Father Lourdel. Uganda - Martyrdom - Homosexuality - AIDS

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    Year 2006

    DateLife ofSubject
    December 8 2006 Miracle of Calanda - Miguel Juan Pellicer Miracle - Our Lady of the Pillar - «del Pilar» - Surnatural order
    November 1 2006 Alfred Allen Curtis Conversion - Church of Christ - Eucharistic adoration - Union with Christ - Humility
    September 23 2006 Saint Albert Hurtado Love - Social action - Eternity
    August 20 2006 Our Lady of Fatima. Lucia- Jacinta- Francisco Conversion - Heaven - Sacrifices - Hell - Rosary - Immaculate Heart of Mary
    July 16 2006 Blessed Sister Zdenka (Cecilia Schelling) Martyrdom - Communist prison - Truth
    June 11 2006 Blessed Charles I of Austria Freemasonry - War and peace - Austro - Hungarian Empire
    May 13 2006 Blessed Anne-Marie Javouhey Slavery - Dignity of human person - Evangelizatio
    April 9 2006 Blessed Bronislaw Markiewicz Catechesis - Exercises of Saint Ignatius - Humiliations - Michaëlites
    March 1 2006 Blessed Ignatius Maloyan Armenians - Turkey - Faith - Martyrdom - Eucharist
    January 25 2006 Blessed Charles de Foucauld Conversion - Eucharist - Christian life in Muslim country

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    Year 2005

    DateLife ofSubject
    December 25 2005 Baudouin I Spiritual life - Abortion - Conscience
    November 18 2005 Alessandra di Rudini Mother Mary of Jesus. Skepticism - Faith and reason - Carmel du Reposoir
    October 15 2005 Saint Françoise de Sales Aviat Secularism - Prayer - Education
    September 8 2005 Blessed Marie-Joseph Cassant Prayer - Mental prayer - Frequent Confession - Eucharist - Trappist
    July 31 2005 Blessed Maurice Tornay Sin - Mission - Tibet
    June 29 2005 Blessed Mary-Theresa Scherer Secularism - Works of charity - Eucharist
    May 24 2005 Saint Albert Chmielowski Spiritism - Art - The poor
    April 21 2005 Father Marie-Eugene Mental prayer - Notre - Dame de Vie (Our Lady of Life) - Secular Institutes - Atheism - Evangelization
    March 17 2005 La Salette - Darreberg Our Lady of La Salette - Sin - Second and Third Commandments - Rosary
    February 9 2005 Blessed Michel Rua Don Bosco - Salesiens - Education
    January 4 2005 Blessed Leonid Feodorov Russian Greek Catholics - Ecumenism - Bolshevik persecution

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    Year 2004

    DateLife ofSubject
    December 1 2004 Blessed Francisco Castelló Aleu Exercises of Saint Ignatius - Social reign of Christ
    October 24 2004 Blessed Hermine of Jesus Unicity of Christ and His Church - Martyrdom - Mission in China
    September 21 2004 Blessed Sister Rosalie Rendu Charity - Service to the poor
    August 15 2004 Venerable Matt Talbot Alcoholism - Sin - Hell - Conversion
    July 11 2004 Saint Daniel Comboni Mission - Africa - Soudan - Slavery
    June 6 2004 Saint Peter Julian Eymard Eucharist
    May 5 2004 Saint Francis Xavier Cabrini Education - Emigrants - Penance - Peace in families
    April 4 2004 Saint Rita Forgiveness - Passion - Stigmata
    February 24 2004 Blessed Virginia Centurione Rosary - Mariology - Service to neighbor
    January 17 2004 Marcel Van Thérèse of the Child Jesus - Intimacy with God - Love - Suffering

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    Year 2003

    DateLife ofSubject
    December 12 2003 Our Lady of Guadalupe-Saint Juan Diego Aztecs - Miraculous Image
    November 8 2003 Blessed Jan Beyzym Lepers - Serving one's neighbor
    October 7 2003 Claire de Castelbajac Life of faith
    September 1 2003 Eugenio Zolli Conversion - Jews - Pius XII
    July 31 2003 Benoîte Rencurel Our Lady of Laus: Sin - Sacrament of Penance
    June 27 2003 Saint Pedro de San José de Betancur Christmas - Poverty - Works of mercy
    May 24 2003 Saint Louis-Marie Grignion de Montfort Rosary
    April 13 2003 John Henry Newman Anglicanism - Conversion - Catholic Church
    March 9 2003 Saint Theophane Venard Mission - Martyr
    February 2 2003 Blessed Anna Schäffer Suffering

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    Year 2002

    DateLife ofSubject
    December 28 2002 Saint Michel Garicoïts Hell - Zeal for the salvation of souls - Mercy - Apologetics
    November 25 2002 Bl. Enrico Rebuschini Nervous depression - Suffering - Spiritual combat
    October 23 2002 Dom Lou Filial piety - Politics - Christianity : strength of Europe - China
    September 15 2002 Bl. Br. André Bessette Josephology - Ordinary life - Miracles
    August 15 2002 Saint Maria Goretti Chastity - Modesty - Martyrdom - Forgiveness
    July 11 2002 Saint Katharine Mary Drexel Riches - Poverty - Apostolate among Indians and Blacks - Judgment of God - Education
    June 7 2002 Bl. Gianna Beretta-Molla Apostolate - Prayer - Education - Abortion
    May 1 2002 St Francisco-Antonio Fasani Immaculate Conception - Sin - Mental prayer - Social justice - Poverty
    March 21 2002 Bl. Dom Marmion Monastic life - Obedience - Spiritual life
    January 13 2002 St Pius X Pope - Faith - Modernism - Eucharist - Separation of Church and State

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    Year 2001

    DateLife ofSubject
    December 12 2001 Blessed Karl Leisner Mariology - Priesthood - Dachau - Europe
    November 3 2001 Mgr Ghika Conversion - Charity - Communist prison - Romania
    September 30 2001 Saint Marguerite d'Youville Canada - Confidence - Providence - Evil
    August 28 2001 Hermann Cohen Conversion - Eucharist - Carmel
    July 23 2001 Blessed Mary Elisabeth Hesselblad Ecumenism - Mariology
    June 22 2001 Venerable Pauline Jaricot Propagation of the faith - Social works
    May 13 2001 Blessed Edward Poppe Priesthood - Eucharist - Mariology
    April 8 2001 Saint Just de Bretenières Martyrdom - Joy - Zeal - Korea
    March 3 2001 Blessed Teresa Bracco Martyrdom - Modesty
    January 31 2001 Saint Faustina Kowalska Mercy

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    Year 2000

    DateLife ofSubject
    December 25 2000 Blessed Francisco et Jacinta Marto Last ends - Pope - Penance - Reparation
    November 21 2000 Adolphe Retté Conversion - Discernment of spirits
    October 18 2000 Blessed Mother Maravillas of Jésus Contemplative life - Prayer - Purity of heart
    September 14 2000 Saint Thomas More Martyrdom - Objection of conscience
    August 15 2000 Blessed Maria Repetto (and Saint Joseph) Humility - Will of God - Prayer
    July 6 2000 Blessed Jeanne Jugan Elderly persons - Euthanasia - Humility
    May 31 2000 Saint Catherine Labouré Miraculous Medal - Immaculate Conception - Humility
    April 24 2000 Blessed Padre Pio Stigmata - Sacraments of Penance and Eucharist - Suffering
    March 19 2000 Louis et Zélie Martin Family - Marriage - Abortion - Spiritual retreats - Vocation
    February 18 2000 Blessed Cyriac-Elias of the Holy Family Chavara Syro–Malabar liturgy - Monastic life - Schism - Unity - Forty - Hours devotion
    January 21 2000 Saint Maria Goretti Chastity - Modesty - Martyrdom - Forgiveness - Commandments of God - Mortification

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    Year 1999

    DateLife ofSubject
    December 13 1999 Takashi Paul Nagaï atomic bomb – will of God – courage.
    November 4 1999 Saint Margaret Mary Sacred Heart – Mercy – reparation – suffering – humility.
    September 29 1999 Blessed Aloïs Stepinac forgiveness – unity – conscience – hope.
    August 29 1999 Holy Year of Jubilee 2000 eschatology – sin – fear of God – contrition – sacrament of Penance – indulgences – communion of saints.
    June 1 1999 Mgr Buguet purgatory - immortality of the soul - expiation.
    May 13 1999 Blessed Josemaría Escrivá de Balaguer Sanctification of work and of duties of state.
    April 7 1999 Saint Claudine Thévenet forgiveness - evil.
    March 1 1999 Blessed José Maria Rubio miracle - rosary - eucharist - Sacred Heart - eschatology.
    January 31 1999 Saint Bernadette Lourdes - humility.

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    Year 1998

    DateLife ofSubject
    December 25 1998 Emmanuel Delaunet abortion - trisomy 21 - handicaps.
    November 18 1998 Blessed Marie-Catherine Troiani presence of God - baptism.
    October 15 1998 Saint Jean-Louis Bonnard truth - martyrdom - hope.
    September 8 1998 Mother Teresa contraception - abortion - charity.
    August 6 1998 Saint Teresa of the Andes poverty, chastity, obedience, monastic enclosure - happiness - suffering.
    July 1 1998 Saint Léopold Mandic sacrament Penance - ecumenism - obedience.
    June 5 1998 Blessed Frédéric Ozanam apologetics - drugs - abortion - charity.
    May 6 1998 Léonie Martin miracle - Delizia Cirolli - difficult character.
    April 8 1998 Saint Maximilian Kolbe will of God – freemasonry – mariology.
    March 1 1998 Blessed Bartolo Longo Rosary – eschatology – demonology – satanism – spiritism – occult.
    February 11 1998 Saint Siméon Berneux, martyr apologetics – mission.
    January 15 1998 Blessed Pierre Giorgio Frassati loyalty – faith – joy – purity – social action.

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    Year 1997

    DateLife ofSubject
    December 18 1997 Saint Thérèse of the Child Jesus faith.
    October 23 1997 Blessed Anwarite, martyr prayer – chastity – eternal salvation.
    September 24 1997 Blessed Clement Marchisio Eucharist – Josephology – mariology.
    August 28 1997 Blessed Anne-Marie Rivier mariology.
    July 31 1997 Blessed Peter Donders love of God.
    July 1 1997 Blessed Elisabetta Canori Mora marriage – family – adultery.
    April 7 1997 Saint Anthony the Great Angels – demons – discernment.
    March 10 1997 Blessed Mary of Providence (Eugénie Smet) Purgatory – reincarnation – immortality of the soul.
    February 12 1997 Saint John Vianney sin – confession – Eucharist.
    January 15 1997 Blessed Eugénie Joubert spiritual childhood – humility.

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    Year 1996

    DateLife ofSubject
    December 18 1996 Mari Carmen modesty – TV.
    November 21 1996 Jacques Lebreton the meaning of suffering.
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