French Revolution

Fr. BonaventureHomily
April 21, 2008

Apr 21 – Homily – Fr. Bonaventure: St. Conrad of Parzham

Homily #080421 ( 07min) Play - St. Conrad of Parzham served as a porter at a Capuchin friary for 41 years at a Marian Shrine in Bavaria, strengthening the faith of the faithful…
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Ave Maria MeditationsJosephMary
July 16, 2008

The Carmelite Martyrs of Compiegne: “Song from the Scaffold”

July 17th: Feast of the Carmelite Martyrs of Compiegne Blessed Teresa of Sf. Augustine and Companions (1794) It is fitting that these Carmelite Martyrs would give their lives in witness to the Holy…
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Fr. Ignatius ManfredoniaHomily
September 2, 2008

Sep 02 – Homily – Fr Ignatius: Four Martyrs of the French Revolution

Homily #080902 ( 8min) Play - Fr. Ignatius preaches on the this feast day of the four Franciscan Martyrs of the French Revolution, Blessed John Francis Burte, Apollinaris Morel, and Severin Girault. He…
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Fr. Benedict GrantGriswold, CTHomily
September 2, 2013

Sep 02 – Homily – Fr Benedict: Laboring For That Which Does Not Perish

Homily #130902 ( 09min) Play - Following the example of the Franciscan martyrs, Bl. John Francis Burte and Companions, who gave their lives for the faith during the French revolution, Father encourages us…
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Bloomington, INFr. JoachimHomily
September 2, 2014

Sep 02 – Homily – Fr Joachim: Spiritual Battles

Homily #140902b ( 09min) Play - Fr. Joachim reflects on the nature of our spiritual battles today based on the example of the Franciscan martyrs of the French Revolution and what resources and…
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Bloomington, INFr. JoachimHomily
October 21, 2014

Oct 21 – Homily – Fr Joachim: Fighting Hate with Grace

Homily #141021b ( 05min) Play - Fr. Joachim on the life of Bl. Josephine Leroux, virgin and martyr during the French Revolution. She was condemned to death for the horrible crime of being a…
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Fr. Alan WhartonHomilyNew Bedford, MA
December 26, 2017

Christmas Crimson: Blood of Protomartyr St. Stephen – Dec 26 – Homily – Fr Alan

  St. Stephen's martyrdom, which the Liturgy celebrates the very day after Christmas, offers insight into the relation of the Christian faith and martyrdom for the sake of Christ. Ave Maria! Mass: St.…
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Fr. Alan WhartonHomilyNew Bedford, MA
October 16, 2018

SHJ Desires What Every Heart Desires: To Be Loved – Oct 16 – Homily – Fr Alan

  In the homily for the memorial of St. Margaret Mary Alacoque, Virgin (Oct 16), Fr. Alan talks about the Sacred Heart of Jesus (SHJ), and the key message from the revelations to…
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Fr. Alan WhartonHomilyNew Bedford, MA
September 2, 2019

Are We Sons of Martyrs or of Revolution? – Sep 02 – Homily – Fr Alan

  On the memorial of Blesseds John Francis Burté, Apollinaris Morel de Posat, Severin Girault, and Jean Baptist Triquiere (Franciscan priests and martyrs of the French Revolution, Sept 2 ,2019), Father Alan explains…
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