June 26th – Feast Day of St. Josemaria

Since the fourth century, Feast Days commemorating the saints have been celebrated throughout the liturgical year to provide the faithful with examples of “those who have suffered and have been glorified with Christ.” (CCC, 1173)  The Church puts forward the saints “to the faithful as examples who draw all men to the Father through Christ, […]

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Homily for the Feast of St Josemaria Escriva – June 25, 2010

Rev. Roger Landry Pastor St. Bernadette Church (Fall River, Massachusetts) Diocese of Fall River The crises that the Church and the world face are “crises of saints.” This insight of St. Josemaria Escriva, the 35th anniversary of whose birth into eternal life the Church celebrates tomorrow, points to one of the most important lessons we […]

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