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Fr. Elias on the life of St. Mariana of Jesus de Paredes who lived in the early colonial period in Ecuador and gained great holiness by a sacrificial and charitable life. Father exhorts us to embrace a penance which fits our condition in life and so become holy and help others do the same.

St. Mariana of Jesus de Paredes lived in the early colonial period in Ecuador and gained great holiness by a sacrificial and charitable life.

St. Mariana of Jesus de Paredes lived in the early colonial period in Ecuador and gained great holiness by a sacrificial and charitable life.

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5/28/2014 (4 months ago)

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Pope Francis Prayer Intentions for October 2014
Peace:
That the Lord may grant peace to those parts of the world most battered by war and violence.
World Mission Day: That World Mission Day may rekindle in every believer zeal for carrying the Gospel into all the world.



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