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Be a Ray of Hope this St. Patrick's Day

Be a Ray of Hope this St. Patrick's Day

March 17th is a day when we celebrate St. Patrick with the symbols of luck, love, and p...
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Made in Medjugorje

Made in Medjugorje

Happy International Women's Day!  As a woman-owned business, My Saint My Hero believes ...
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How Can We Live Lent to the Fullest?

How Can We Live Lent to the Fullest?

Why do we attend Mass to have ashes placed on our forehead? Why do we "give up" or sacr...
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7 Surprising Facts about St. Valentine

7 Surprising Facts about St. Valentine

Who is St. Valentine and why do we celebrate him on February 14th? 7 Surprising Facts ...
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How to Start a Conversation with God

How to Start a Conversation with God

I went for an early morning walk with my dear friend, and as always, her sweet yellow ...
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Why we love Our Lady of Lourdes "à la française” in our Home

Why we love Our Lady of Lourdes "à la française” in our Home

The Story of our New Our Lady of Lourdes Statue Statuettes of the Our Blessed Mother ma...
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How to Bless Your Home in 2022

How to Bless Your Home in 2022

May Christ Bless this House Every year we are invited to bless our home on the Feast of...
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Wear This Medal of Protection at all Times

“Wear this medal of protection at all times.” Those were the words that Father John ...
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How to Create a Sacred Space in Your Home

Creating a sacred space is one of the most important things you can do; it is your spa...
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Why this is the Year to See GO(o)D in Everyone and Everything

Why this is the Year to See GO(o)D in Everyone and Everything

One of my favorite New Year's traditions is picking a saint that will be with me for th...
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Wishing you Health, Holiness, and Happiness

Wishing you Health, Holiness, and Happiness

“I wish you Health, Holiness, and Happiness!” My spiritual director said this to me as ...
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The Miracles of Our Lady of Guadalupe

The Miracles of Our Lady of Guadalupe

Our Lady first appeared to Juan Diego on December 9th of 1531. Juan Diego was a peasan...
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In Thanksgiving

In Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving Especially this year! We are united once again with family and friends; we...
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Vow of Purity - A 16th Birthday Tradition

When my daughters were 13 and 11, I was walking with my friend Marisa, and she asked m...
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The Power of a Blessing

The Power of a Blessing

Making the conscious choice to bless every person around you can truly make a world of ...
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Touched by a Saint

In January 2001, I had the opportunity of greeting Pope John Paul II in St. Peter’s Square. I knelt before him for a few seconds, grasped his hand, received his blessing. I walked off the platform still in a daze. Had I really been blessed by the Pope?

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Are Monasteries a Place to Vacation?

Are Monasteries a Place to Vacation?

I stayed in a monastery last week! At the start of 2021, I was challenged by my sister...
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A Non-Catholic meets St. Teresa of Avila

A Non-Catholic meets St. Teresa of Avila

St. Teresa of Avila is one of my favorite saints. She has been here with me, inspiring...
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Saint Francis Knew the Thread that Held Us All Together

“Preach the Gospel at all times, and if necessary, use words.” -St. Francis of Assisi

St. Francis saw the world for what it was and chose to be grounded in faith, being a beacon of light for God to pour His love into, and then St. Francis had the burning desire to share His love with the world. St. Francis is known as the patron saint of animals and of ecology. He called all creatures brothers and sisters, and he called the sun, “brother sun,” and the moon, “sister moon.” He understood the inner workings and incredible divine interconnection between all and saw the love of God as the thread that held us together in fine and divine balance...

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Are the Angels Calling You?

Are the Angels Calling You?

A sign from heaven — that is what archangels are. They are the sign from heaven that God is real, prayer works, love heals, and miracles happen.

If you are reading this today, the archangels want to share a message with you.

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