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Pagan Practice or Christian Tradition? Roots of Herbal Medicine Jun 14, 2024

Today, herbal medicine is frequently associated with witchcraft and the New Age movement. Yet, what were its origins in antiquity? Could herbal medicine actually be rooted in Christian tradition? Judson Carroll explores in this excerpt from ...

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Medieval Immune-Boosting Smoothie Recipe Jun 10, 2024

From St. Hildegard of Bingen's abbey to your blender, this smoothie recipe features a rich blend of medieval herbs and ingredients designed to give your immune system a boost. As a renowned medieval mystic and healer, St. Hildegard advocated for...

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St Hildegard's Cold & Flu Powder Recipe Jun 03, 2024

St. Hildegard of Bingen (1098–1179), a German Benedictine abbess, polymath, and Doctor of the Church, experienced mystical visions from the age of three, which she attributed to "the voice of the living light." This voice of God commanded...

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Fr Blount Retreat 2024: Flame of Love Pennsylvania May 31, 2024

Our beloved Father Blount is scheduled to speak at the upcoming Flame of Love retreat at Malvern Retreat House in Pennsylvania! Here's some more information from the conference website.

Father Blount will join us for the 2024 Flame of Love of...

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Pilgrimage to Fatima & Lourdes with Fr Blount (2024) May 29, 2024

For all the Father Jim Blount fans, we have good news! In September 2024, Fr Blount will lead a pilgrimage along with three other guides to France, Spain and Portugal, including stops at Fatima and Lourdes.

Here is some information...

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6 Days or Billions of Years: What Difference Does it Make? May 23, 2024

The Fathers and Doctors of the Church assert that God's creation of Adam, Eve, and all different kinds of living things was instantaneous—by "fiat"—as He spoke them into being. According to the infallible Magisterium, Creation was...

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Joyful Spelt Pancakes (a la Hildegard) for Happy, Healthy Mornings May 04, 2024

According to St. Hildegard of Bingen (1098–1179), food is the first medicine for a healthy life. In her renowned work on natural medicine, she extols the healing virtues inherent in herbs, spices, grains, fruits, animals, as well as precious...

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Healing Bread: Simple Spelt Bread Recipe (Inspired by St Hildegard) Apr 08, 2024

The journey to good health doesn't start with medicine but with the foods we choose to eat. Thanks to St. Hildegard of Bingen (1089–1179), a remarkable German Benedictine abbess, mystic, and Doctor of the Church, we've been blessed with...

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Is the Divine Will Approved by the Church? Mar 12, 2024

Wondering about the status of Luisa Piccarreta's revelations on the Divine Will? Rest assured, they have received official approval. In this post, we'll walk through the Church's endorsement and Luisa's beatification status.

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St Hildegard's Cure for Coughs & Sore Throats Feb 13, 2024

Seeking natural relief for respiratory woes? St Hildegard's divine revelations unveil a highly effective herbal remedy. In this post, we'll explore St Hildegard's holistic approach to coughs and sore throats.

In the midst of a lingering battle...

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Who Were the Three Kings? (Details from Catholic Mystics) Jan 03, 2024

Curious to know more about the three magi who visited Jesus after his birth? Clues from credible private revelation help to paint a clearer picture. In this post, we'll share detailed descriptions of the three kings from Catholic mystics.

This...

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How to Chalk Your Doors for Epiphany in 2024 Jan 02, 2024

With the traditional feast of the Epiphany coming up on January 6th, you may be wondering: what is Epiphany chalk and how to bless your doors with it? Here's a great article about the Catholic tradition, republished from OnePeter5...

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