Jan 25 – Bl. Thomas of Olera – Franciscan Saint of the Day

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The Life of Bl. Thomas of Olera, Confessor, First Order (1563-1631) for the Franciscan Saint of the Day for Jan 25. Thomas preached in Tyrol area of Italy. He was not very learned but very wise and was effective at stopping the heresies of his time. He was know for humility and love of God and neighbor.

Reflection is on the devotion to Sacred Heart of Jesus and how worthy it is of our love

For more on Bl. Thomas of Olera
- https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tommaso_da_Olera
- https://www.capdox.capuchin.org.au/saints-blesseds/thomas-of-olera/

Also on Youtube: https://youtu.be/9eLjZFiJUYo

Read by Fr. Ignatius Manfredonia, FI from Marion Habig's 'The Franciscan Book of Saints' Revised Edition, Franciscan Herald Press, ISBN: 978-0819907516

Playlist of Franciscan Saints: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2TxcAETrU_k&list=PLejh_e0-LN4wErRczZGry4TXytCZFiLCm
Graphic By Ago76 - Own work, CC BY-SA 3.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=23414515

Ave Maria!

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