Monthly Archives: April 2009

It’s official – Nuno Alvares Pereira is a Saint!

It is official – Nuno de Santa Maria Alvares Pereira was Declared a Saint today with five others in Rome by Pope Benedict XVI. Read his Biography, and see a short video about the celebration. Continue reading

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He Is Risen… Alleluia!!!

Jesus Christ is risen today – Alleluia!! Continue reading

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Passion of our Lord

The Paschal Triduum, also called the Holy Triduum or Easter Triduum, begins this evening and consists of Holy Thursday, Good Friday, Holy Saturday, and ends with Easter Day. It commemorates the heart of our faith Continue reading

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St. Nuño Alvares Pereira – April 1st

Feast Day – April 1st New Saint – to be Cannonized April 26, 2009 Biography – St. Nuño Alvares Pereira Portuguese religious of the Order of Friars of the Blessed Virgin Mary of Mount Carmel

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