Reconquest Episode 159: Martyrs ‘Round the Creche. Guest: Sister Maria Philomena
Written by Brother Andre Marie on 01/07/2019
Episode 159 debuts on December 26, at 8:00 PM Eastern. Rebroadcasts will take place according to the Crusade Channel programming schedule (note: all times listed are Central time). The topic is Martyrs ‘Round the Creche. My guest is Sister Maria Philomena, M.I.C.M., director of the Saint Augustine Institute of Wisdom.
- From Chapter 12 of Bread of Life, “The Road to Martyrdom” — by Father Leonard Feeney at catholicism.org. You can purchase the book at store.catholicism.org.
- December 26: Saint Stephen — Acts, chapter 7 (his speech); Saint Stephen (36), brief entry at catholicism.org; Saint Stephen’s Great Speech, by BAM at catholicism.org; Saint Stephen’s Relics Discovered, at catholicism.org; Feast of St. Stephen the Deacon, at fisheaters.org; Good King Wenceslas (performed by the Irish Rovers);
- December 27: Saint John the Apostle — Saint John (100 A.D.), brief entry at catholicism.org; The Beloved Disciple, by the MICM at catholicism.org; Saint John Before the Latin Gate, at catholicism.org; Feast of Saint John, at fisheaters.org (gives recipe for “Saint John’s Love”)
- December 28: The Holy Innocents — The Holy Innocents (1 A.D.), brief entry at catholicism.org; Merry Childermas!, by BAM at catholicism.org; Feast of the Holy Innocents (Childermas), at fisheaters.org; Coventry Carol at King’s College Cambridge (YouTube)
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