Translation of the Relics of St. Dominic

Friday, May 24, 2019

We are shaped by our culture, and our culture is one that inherited a certain Protestant suspicion of relics, especially their veneration and use in worship. On top of that, as time went on, death itself became a more antiseptic affair. Bodies were embalmed or otherwise treated to avoid decomposition. Personally dealing with the body […]

Read More
Categories: Features

St. Joseph the Worker

Wednesday, May 1, 2019

One of the more common prayer intentions we get at the Shrine is for those looking for employment.  So for them on this day of St. Joseph the Worker, patron of laborers and those searching for employment alike, let us ask his help especially for all those who are unemployed or underemployed, that they might […]

Read More
Categories: Features