PEOPLE OF FAITH:
Some resources about people who chose to really live as disciples of Jesus, living a life of service and witness.
1. St Oliver Plunkett Archbishop of Armagh.
2. Dean Brian Mc Gurk (Maguirc) St Oliver Plunkett’s right hand man.
Download this Ppt on his life and ministry
SOME PROFILES of PEOPLE OF FAITH:
Carmelite sister, Saint Edith Stein, was a born into an practicing Jewish family. However, by her mid teens, she became an atheist. On January 1, 1922, Edith Stein was baptized into the Roman Catholic Church. She became a Carmelite Nun.
Sr Teresa Benedicta of the Cross. Edith Stein was arrested in 1942 and sent to the Auschwitz concentration camp where she died in a gas chamber.
On May 1, 1987, Edith was beatified as a martyr by Pope John Paul II and then canonized on October 11, 1998.
St Pio (Padre Pio) Feast 23rd September.
We pray to have their courage and to ask God to open our eyes to new possibilities.