DAY 1 - Friday, September 21, 2018
St. Jean de Lalande- Saint for the Youth, ora pro nobis.
St. Jean de Lalande was what was called a donné, a layman who pledged to serve the Jesuit community, similar to the Jesuit Volunteer Corps of today. He was a young man of 19, when he asked to...
A Seed Has to Die
How St. Jean de Brébeuf became a living sacrifice of love.
“Therefore, my beloved Jesus, from this day on, with the feeling of joy I am now experiencing, I offer you my body, my blood, and my life...”
-St. Jean de Brébeuf
(Jean de Brébeuf, Latourelle, Rene, SJ, Editions Fides, 1999, pg 176.)
Ad majorem Dei gloriam.