My pre-VII Latin missal says Nov. 12th, which is the same day as we celebrate it on the Byzantine Catholic calendar. I wonder why it was moved to the 14th.
Interesting…my missal is pre VII also. The Novus Ordo calendar has it on the 12th.
Here’s an easy one:
Grandfather of our Lord.
You’re right! I just checked my 1925 Blessed Be God Latin missal and it says Nov. 14th. Mea culpa!
- Mother and three daughters
- All martyrs
- Their feast is U.S. Constitution Day.
A movie about this Catholic martyr, based on a play with the same title, won numerous Academy Awards including “Best Picture”, “Best Director” and “Best Actor”.
Name the saint.
St. Thomas Moore. A Man for All Seasons
Awesome movie, by the way.
- He was a stigmatic.
- He was able to bilocate.
- He predicted to a saint already mentioned in this thread that the latter would become the Bishop of Rome.
St. Pio of Pietrelcina
- Was ordained simply because his superiors put the wrong person on a boat.
- Once hoisted a piano up a cliff by hand.
- Died when his body began to rot away from under him.
I’ll try one:
- Sold good junk so that others could go to school.
- Major communication issues with spouse.
- (Apocryphal?) May not have wanted to wed spouse because of spouse’s physical characteristics.
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