18 February – Saint Bernadette

Contemporary Hagiography The Holiness of the Church in the Nineteenth Century: Saintly Men and Women of Our Own Times by Constantine Kempf. The first written account, Our Lady of Lourdes. The History of the Miraculous Sanctuary of our Lady of Lourdes, translated from the French of Henri Lassere. Continued in Bernadette and The Miraculous EpisodesContinue reading “18 February – Saint Bernadette”

13 February – Saint Catherine of Ricci

Modern Hagiography Roman Martyrology Lives of the Saints by Alban Butler. Lives of the Saints by Sabine Baring-Gould. Character Calendar Pictorial Lives of the Saints  Short Lives of the Dominican Saints A long form of her life published in the 18th century. Writings of Saint Catherine of Ricci Her letters are interspersed throughout this life.Continue reading “13 February – Saint Catherine of Ricci”

9 February – Blessed Anne Catherine Emmerich

Modern Hagiography Lives of the Saints for Children by Theodor Berthold.  Stories of Holy Lives by Mary Seymour. The Holiness of the Church in the Nineteenth Century: Saintly Men and Women of Our Own Times by Constantine Kempf. Legends of the Blessed Sacrament Gathered from the History of the Church and the Lives of theContinue reading “9 February – Blessed Anne Catherine Emmerich”

30 November – Saint Galgano

Modern Hagiography Roman Martyrology “The Marvellous Sword” in Saints of Italy by Ella Noyes (Dent, 1901). The True Story of the Sword in the Stone (an audiobook). Contemporary Hagiography BHL Scholarly Articles “The 12th Century Sword of San Galgano in the Hermitage of Montesiepi in Tuscany: A Transmission of the Arthurian Legend?” “San Galgano: AContinue reading “30 November – Saint Galgano”