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PEOPLE OF FAITH AND SOME FAITH STORIES

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

Dean Brian Maguirc

SOME PROFILES of PEOPLE OF FAITH:

1.Thomas Merton

2.  Mother Teresa

3.  Edith Stein

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.

4.  St Pope JOHN XXIII

St Pio  (Padre Pio)  Feast 23rd September.

We pray to have their courage and to ask God to open our eyes to new possibilities.

Open my eyes and ears

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