Monday, November 08, 2010

Saint for 2011

Michele of Simply Michele has generously offered to give everyone a saint for the year 2011.  If you'd like to participate, leave her a comment at her blog.  

This is a great way to jump start your spirituality for the new year and learn about a new saint. 

My saint for 2011 is St. Madeline Sophie Barat--someone I'd never heard of.  She founded the Society of the Sacred Heart of Jesus and was born in 1779 in France. 


Michele said...

thank you my friend. i love doing this for people! anyone no matter how many people are in your family, or friends, etc are more than welcome to request a number of saints!

Michele said...

btw, that is a wonderful picture of your saint for 2011! just beautiful!

Dymphna said...

thank you for doing this, Michele! I love stained glass and thought this was a great picture of her!

TACParent said...

You have found a beautiful picture of her. Enjoy learning about her this year.

Dymphna said...


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"Slavery ended in medieval Europe only because the church extended its sacraments to all slaves and then managed to impose a ban on the enslavement of Christians (and of Jews). Within the context of medieval Europe, that prohibition was effectively a rule of universal abolition. "— Rodney Stark

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