Keep Alive the Spirit of Christmas & the Light of Christ All Throughout the Christmas Season & New Year! THE MAGNIFICAT My soul proclaims the greatness of the Lord, my spirit rejoices in God my Savior for he has looked with favor on his lowly servant. From this day all generations will call me blessed: … Continue reading Christmas Is Coming!
Born: 8 November 1867, Crescenzaga, Milan, Italy Died: 7 September 1921, Parma, Italy Feast Day: September 7th Born Anna Eugenia, she was raised predominantly by her grandparents while her Italian musician parents Giuseppe Picco, blind from a childhood accident, and Adelaide del Corno toured the world. After touring the United States, Eugenia's mother returned home … Continue reading Holy Person of the Month: Bl. Eugenia Picco
My friend and I laughed like hyenas over bagel sandwiches when we both realized that "Oh yeah, we don't use trying to achieve or avoid pregnancy protocols." Single and unmarried we truly forgot in that moment that most individuals and couples use Natural Family Planning or Fertility Based Awareness Methods for fertility and infertility related … Continue reading NFP for the Unmarried- Women By Design
Rome, Italy- Fall 2018 When I envisioned Rome and the Vatican, shedding dewy tears in the Tomb of the Popes beneath St. Peter's Basilica kneeling before the Tomb of now St. Pope Paul VI wasn't my first vision or any vision for that matter. My Italy trip, generously bequeathed by my parents, coincided with the … Continue reading NFP Raw & Unscripted: An Encounter with Popes & Saints
Wishing you and your loved ones a very Blessed & Merry Christmas! May the light of the Christ Child shine in your life today and always! Thank you for your support of Chronically Catholic Blog! You are all in my prayers this Christmas Season. God Bless, Hannah
Happy Feast Day of Our Lady of Guadalupe or Nuestra Señora de Guadalupe or the Virgen de Guadalupe, Patroness of the Americas & the Unborn! Our Lady of Guadalupe to Saint Juan Diego: “Know my son, my much beloved, that I am the ever Virgin Mary, Mother of the True God who is the Author of life, the Creator … Continue reading Monthly Devotion: Our Lady of Guadalupe, Pray for Us!
Feeling distracted and overwhelmed this Advent Season? Loosing sight of the reason for the season? Christmas blues? -A Poem Attributed to St. Anthony of Padua- Everyone longs to give themselves completely to someone, To have a deep soul relationship with another, To be loved thoroughly and exclusively. But to a Christian, God says, “No, not … Continue reading Be Satisfied With Me
The month of September holds a few special Marian Feast Days: September 8th: The Birth of Mary September 12th: The Holy Name of Mary September 15th: Our Lady of Sorrows In honor of these Marian Feasts, the Holy Spirit guided me to praying the Novena to Our Lady of Sorrows as Chronically Catholic Blog's Monthly … Continue reading Monthly Devotion: Our Lady of Sorrows Novena
Please, read my recently published article on Catholic Match Institute's Blog, by clicking on the link below. Bargain Less & Embrace More: How to Navigate Love with Chronic Illness This article shares my personal experience with navigating the highs and lows of life, love, dating, and relationships with chronic illness. Learn how I've changed my … Continue reading Catholic Match Blog Post