October 19, 2018: Memorial of Ss. Isaac Jogues, Jean de Brebeuf, & Companions

North_American_MartyrsNotice the fingers missing from Saint Isaac Jogues. He had to receive special permission to continue saying the Mass after he lost those fingers, due to the impossibility of his adhering to the rubrics perfectly. Can you imagine? And yet, he still returned to the Indians to meet his martyrdom.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s