Monday, 17 April 2017

# Saints

Saint Hunna

The 15th of April is the feast day of Saint Hunna. She is the patron saint of laundresses, laundry workers, washerwomen.

Saint Hunna was born in Alsace, France, a daughter of a duke and married to a nobleman. Hunna and her husband opened their home to the poor. The bishop, Saint Deodatus came to live with them for a while and they were instructed by him and grew in sanctity. Hunna bore a son and named him after Saint Deodatus. He too became a saint and went to join a monastery. Hunna continued to serve the poor, especially women, after her husband's death. She did their laundry and mending and was nicknamed the "Holy Washerwoman." She gave away her wealth and property to build churches and monasteries. She died in 679 A.D. and was canonised by Pope Leo X in 1520 A.D.

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Our Lady of Medjugorje

May 02, 2018 Message to Mirjana

Dear children, all that my Son, who is the light of love, has done and does, He has done out of love. Also you, my children, when you live in love and love your neighbors, you are doing the will of my Son. Apostles of my love, make yourselves little; open your pure hearts to my Son so that He can work through you. With the help of faith, be filled with love. But, my children, do not forget that the Eucharist is the heart of faith. This is my Son who feeds you with His Body and strengthens you with His Blood. This is a miracle of love: my Son who always comes anew, alive, to bring life back to souls. My children, by living in love you are doing the will of my Son and He lives in you. My children, my motherly desire is for you to always love Him more, because He is calling you with His love. He is giving you love so that you may spread it to all those around you. As a mother, through His love, I am with you to speak the words of love and hope to you - to speak to you the eternal words that are victorious over time and death - so as to call you to be my apostles of love. Thank you.

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