St. Nicholas Owen & His Priest Holes

The Church has endured many periods of great persecution. One of these instances took place in England in the 1500s. When the Act of Supremacy in 1534 declared the English crown to be "the only supreme head on earth of the Church in England" in place of the Pope, Catholics were subjected to much persecution… Continue reading St. Nicholas Owen & His Priest Holes

A Gift For Jesus

Fit For a King According to the Gospel of Matthew, when the star led the Three Wise Men to the stable where Jesus was born, they brought Him gifts. These were not ordinary gifts: they were offerings fit for a king--gold, frankincense, and myrrh. On coming to the house, they saw the child with his… Continue reading A Gift For Jesus