Entries by Stephen Bliss


The Up’s of Lent

The Up’s of Lent “What are you giving up for Lent?” is always a popular question among Catholics as Lent approaches, as if another New Year’s resolution is to be set (or reset). It becomes, for some, a badge of honor, and, for all, an opportunity to witness to the faith in a public way. […]

2017 Franciscan Calendar

2017 Franciscan Calendar Below is the 2017 Franciscan Saints calendar.  This is a great resource if you would like to check a date and see if there is a Feast day or Saint day approaching. Of course, always check the ORDO of the Australian Church. This is also available from your local Catholic bookshop. 2017 […]