St Pio is a great mystic of the Catholic Church who experienced many miracles including the stigmata, bilocation, the odor of sanctity, and more. His feast day is celebrated on September 23rd.
From The Association of Catholic Publishers (ACP), here are the top selling Catholic books for the month of September 2010. These are the hard cover Catholic books: Rediscovering Catholicism – Matthew Kelly • Beacon Publishing • 9781929266081 God’s Tender Mercy – Joan Chittister • Twenty-Third Publications • 9781585957996 The Jesuit Guide to (Almost) Everything – […]
The Feast of the Nativity of the Blessed Virgin Mary is celebrated on September 8th, nine months after the Immaculate Conception. The story of Mary’s birth comes from the Protoevangelium of James, an apocryphal gospel dated around 150 A.D. From this gospel we learn the names of the Blessed Virgin’s parents, St. Ann and Joachim. […]