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Catholic Action League Rebukes Emily Rooney for Defaming Saint Padre Pio

The Catholic Action League of Massachusetts today criticized public television host Emily Rooney for claiming that Padre Pio—Catholicism’s most popular modern saint—was “a charlatan.” Rooney, a former network television producer,... More →

Paul Likoudis, News Editor for The Wanderer, Author, RIP

CATHOLIC ACTION LEAGUE MOURNS THE DEATH OF PAUL LIKOUDIS C.J. Doyle The Catholic Action League of Massachusetts is today mourning the untimely death of one of the most valiant exponents... More →

Frances Allen, Daughter of Ethan Allen, First U.S. Citizen to Become a Nun

She was not the first American to become a nun. That was the convert Lydia Longely of Groton, Massachusetts. Lydia was born in 1674. At the age of twenty,... More →

Conference Update: Frà Alexis Bugnolo to Speak

The learned and much labored Brother Alexis Bugnolo will be speaking at our conference this year. Brother Alexis is translator of the works of Saint Bonaventure, Registrar of the... More →

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crus_ad-rem-feature A New Order of Crusaders: Seriously!

As I write, two events are on the horizon for the religious here at Saint Benedict Center. The first is the annual Pilgrimage for Restoration (September 23-25), a three-day, sixty-five mile walking pilgrimage from Lake George, New York, to Auriesville, New York, where we will pray in the spot sanctified by the martyrdom of three of the eight holy Jesuits... More →

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St. Dymphna

Are you crazy? Meet your patron.  Saint Dymphna was the daughter of a pagan king in Ireland during the seventh century. Share, Bookmark, Like: Facebook, Twitter, etc.


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