Day: November 16, 2013

Counting martyrs

Religious persecution happens all over the world and in some places in the world proclaiming the Gospel out loud can result in death, but is it really true that over 100,000 Christians are martyred every year and that over a million people have been killed for their faith in the last decade?

Margaret of Scotland

Readings: Psalm 112:1-9 Deuteronomy 15:7-11 2 John 1-9 Luke 4:16-22 Margaret of Scotland was a queen but also an exemplar of what it means to live a Christian life. Not only did she have power and prestige but had humanity and humility as well. Her charity and religious reforms led to her canonization 1250 and […]