(Featured image: St. Dymphna, after a prayer card. From the 2016 series.) There is a place in Belgium called Geel, with a special community practice toward the mentally ill.
(Note: St. Agatha is honored in the Orthodox Church, however, this post was made previous to my conversion from Roman Catholicism and thus refers to Roman dates and hagiography.) This post is in honor of the Feast Day of St. Agatha. Due to the conditions of her imprisonment and the nature of her tortures- her […]
(Note: Agnes is recognized in the Orthodox Church, but the context and prayers here are from the Roman perspective. This post was written before my conversion from Roman Catholicism to Eastern Orthodoxy. ) Today’s post is in honor of St. Agnes, martyr and patron saint of betrothed couples, chastity, gardeners, rape survivors, and young girls.