Saint Martin of Tours/Veterans Day

Today we have the opportunity to celebrate some heroes.  One hero is today’s saint, Saint Martin of Tours, who was actually a veteran and a fierce defender of our faith.  The other heroes are our nation’s veterans, who have fought in wars to protect us and to protect our freedoms. St. Martin of Tours is… Continue reading Saint Martin of Tours/Veterans Day

Saint Martin of Tours / Veterans Day

Today we have the opportunity to celebrate some heroes.  One hero is today’s saint, Saint Martin of Tours, who was actually a veteran and a fierce defender of our faith.  The other heroes are our nation’s veterans, who have fought in wars to protect us and to protect our freedoms. St. Martin of Tours is… Continue reading Saint Martin of Tours / Veterans Day

Saint Martin of Tours/Veterans Day

Today we have the opportunity to celebrate some heroes.  One hero is today’s saint, Saint Martin of Tours, who was actually a veteran and a fierce defender of our faith.  The other heroes are our nation’s veterans, who have fought in wars to protect us and to protect our freedoms. St. Martin of Tours is… Continue reading Saint Martin of Tours/Veterans Day

Saint Martin of Tours, Veterans’ Day

Today’s readings I want you to think about heroes.  Think about who you might say is one of your heroes.  Maybe it’s an athlete, someone who is great at baseball or football or hockey, or whatever sport you like.  Maybe it’s someone in your family who has done great things and has helped you in… Continue reading Saint Martin of Tours, Veterans’ Day

St. Martin of Tours / Veterans’ Day

Today’s readings “The salvation of the just comes from the Lord.” St. Martin of Tours is a fitting saint to intercede for veterans today. He himself was a soldier and served his country faithfully. After a time, he asked for and received release from military service. He had become a catechumen, and said to his… Continue reading St. Martin of Tours / Veterans’ Day