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Whenever I visit Emmitsburg, I am reminded of what we hear on Ash Wednesday…. “Man thou art dust and unto dust thou shalt return” I also am reminded of what joy and peace is mine here.
If alive, the first American born Saint in the Roman Catholic tradition would be 239 years old today. She is my Patron Saint, meaning I have a special devotion to her. Here is a post that I published two years … Continue reading
Today marks the 238th anniversary of the birth of Elizabeth Ann (Bayley) Seton…the first American born Saint in the Roman Catholic tradition. Because of our shared connection to Emmitsburg, I have (and continue to) study her life and to pray … Continue reading