[Vatican City – CNA] – Pope Francis has decreed that St. Faustina Kowalska’s feast day be added to the Roman Calendar as an optional memorial to be celebrated by all on October 5. Saint Faustina was The Spiritual Bouquet of Prayer Petal Flowers includes all the prayers for both the Rosary and the Divine Mercy Chaplet, printed on flower parts. O Jesus, who filled Saint Faustina with profound veneration for Your boundless Mercy, deign, if it be Your holy will, to grant me, through her intercession, the grace for which I … We thank the merciful God for the gift of her life, the Message of Mercy and all the graces we receive at her intercession. St Faustina Kowalska, Religious. On the evening of February 22, 1931, Jesus appeared to St. Faustina. (photo: Register Files) I was reflecting on the Holy Trinity, on the essence of God. Feast Day: 05 October Born: 25 August 1905 at Glogowiec, Poland Died: 05 October 1938 at Krakow, Poland of tuberculosis Canonized: 30 April 2000 by Pope John Paul II. A statue of St. Faustina Kowalska in Rome's Church of the Holy Spirit in Saxony. Post navigation. Follow @ShareCatholic 3,165 views. Discussion in 'The Saints' started by non sum dignus, Oct 6, 2020. non sum dignus Archangels. As a young girl Faustina loved Jesus and by the time she was seven years old, she wanted to become a nun. Saint Faustina, consumed by tuberculosis and innumerable sufferings, which she accepted as a voluntary sacrifice for sinners, died in Craców at the age of 33 on 5th October, 1938. 1 November 2020. The liturgical feast of St. Faustina, October 5 th, at the Shrine of Divine Mercy will be preceded by a triduum of Masses with occasional sermons, which will be celebrated in the chapel of the miracle-famous image of Merciful Jesus and the tomb of the Apostle of Divine Mercy at 5 pm.The Triduum will be led by Fr. https://www.catechist.com/celebrating-saints-st-faustina-feast-day-oct-5 From the age of seven, Helena felt called to enter the religious life. NOVENA TO SAINT FAUSTINA (2) Saint Faustina's Feast Day - October 5 For the Knowledge of the Mystery of God’s Mercy. Saint Maria Faustina Kowalska of the Blessed Sacrament was born as Helena Kowalska, in Glogowiec, Leczyca County, north-west of Lódz in Poland on August 25, 1905. The Congregation for Divine Worship and the Discipline of the Sacraments issued a decree on Monday, 18 May 2020, inscribing the celebration of Saint Maria Faustina (Helena) Kowalska, virgin, in the General Roman Calendar. non sum dignus Archangels. St Faustina pray for us! At the heart of the Divine Mercy shrine in Kraków-Łagiewniki stands the chapel where the miraculous image of Merciful Jesus and the tomb of St. Faustina are to be found. On the 100th anniversary of St. John Paul II's birth, Pope Francis added St. Faustina Kowalska’s feast day to Roman Calendar. St Faustina: Feast Day, October 5th. Pope Francis has decreed that St. Faustina Kowalska’s feast day be added to the Roman Calendar as an optional memorial to be celebrated by all on October 5. Tomb. Photo from Block Rosary Crusade Int’l. 10/2 Feast Day of the Holy Guardian Angels; 10/4 Feast Day of St. Francis of Assisi (1181 – 1226) 10/5 Feast Day of St. Mary Faustina Kowalska; 10/7 Feast Day of Our Lady of the Rosary; 11/1 All Saints Day; 11/1 All Saints Day and the Divine Will; 11/13 Last Apparition at Garabandal, Spain; 11/18 Dedication of the Basilica of Sts. 14025 12 Mile Rd Warren, MI 48088 586-772-2720 stfaustina@comcast.net He instructed her to make a painting of his image, promising that anyone who honored it would be saved. non sum dignus, Oct 6, 2020 #1. Pope Francis has decreed that St. Faustina Kowalska’s feast day be added to the Roman Calendar as an optional memorial to be celebrated by all on October 5. Feast of St. Faustina . https://www.saint-faustina.org/novena-before-the-feast-of-st-faustina This meant that she would leave home and join a community to live a quiet life of prayer. Saint Maria Faustina Kowalska of the Blessed Sacrament was born as Helena Kowalska, in Glogowiec, Leczyca County, north-west of Lódz in Poland on August 25, 1905. Patron Saint of Mercy. She was the third of ten children in her family. 5 October 2020 3 October 2020 Administrator Events. Amen. St. Faustina Kowalska . Excerpts from A Treasure Chest of Traditions for Catholic Families , various posts at Equipping Catholic Families and our Saint Scripts Craft Kits (Series ONE and TWO). Feast of St. Faustina – photo gallery. Day I Coming to Know the Lord God. Pope Francis makes the feast of Saint Maria Faustina Kowalska an optional memorial for the universal Church, celebrated on 5 October. Let us begin, In the name of the Father, and of the Son, and of the Holy Spirit. Novena to St. Faustina: September 26-October 4, 2020 . He wore a white robe, and two rays, one white and one red, flowed from his breast. Image: Vatican News. Helena Kowalska was born on August 25, 1905 in Poland. Faustina Kowalska, was born to a poor family in Poland and had nine brothers and sisters. Share on Facebook Share on Twitter. Saint of the Day; St. Faustina of Rome Biography, Feast Day, Date of Birth, Country of Birth, Profession, Place of Work, Date of Death, Place of Death, Beatification Date, Canonization Date: Date of Birth: N/A: Country of Birth: Italy of Europe: Matrimony/Holy Orders: Saints who were Not Married: Profession: N/A: Place of Work : N/A: Date of Death: N/A: Place of Death: Rome, Italy. Saint M. Faustina Kowalska ( Feast day- October 5th) Saint of the Day,Saints Quotes. Saint Faustina Kowalska, Feast Day October 5. The Vatican Congregation for Divine Worship issued the decree May 18, the 100th anniversary of the birth of St. John Paul II, who canonized St. Faustina on April 13, 2000, making her the first saint of the new millennium. Saint Faustina’s name is forever linked to the annual feast of the Divine Mercy, the Divine Mercy chaplet, and the Divine Mercy prayer recited each day at 3 p.m. by many people. St. Maria Faustina Kowalska is remembered along with the Feast of Divine Mercy and the Divine Mercy Chaplet. October 5th is the feast day of Saint Maria Faustina Kowalska. Feast Day Crafts and Activities . VATICAN—Pope Francis has decreed that St. Faustina Kowalska’s feast day be added to the Roman Calendar as an optional memorial to be celebrated by all on October 5. VATICAN CITY (CNA) -- Pope Francis has decreed that St. Faustina Kowalska’s feast day be added to the Roman Calendar as an optional memorial to be celebrated by all on October 5. Later, the miraculous healing of Father Ron Pytel (he was cured of a serious heart condition whilst some of his parishioners were praying at the tomb) on St Faustina’s feast day, 5th October 1995, led to her canonisation. A very special saint for me ....Today was her feast day. The Feast of Mercy was first introduced to the church as a solemn feast day on Low Sunday in Lithuania and Poland in 1996, but was not formally recognised as a Feast Day until the Canonisation of St. Faustina in 2000 and Pope John Paul II inauguration of the first Sunday after Easter as the Feast of Mercy. Peter and Paul WTW, Jo M, Sam and 2 others like this. Feast day. Her feast day is on 5. of October. Her feast day … Feast of St. Faustina. Address. A white marble coffin with the relics of St. St Faustina feast day. After feeling the call to religious life at the young age of seven while attending the Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament, she discerned religious life and entered a convent at the age of 20. Pope Francis has decreed that St. Faustina Kowalska’s feast day be added to the Roman Calendar as an optional memorial to be celebrated by all on October 5. I absolutely wanted to know and fathom who God is. In 1924, Faustina experienced her first vision of Jesus. Now, St. Faustina Kowalska has her own feast day, which will be celebrated every October 5. Mirosław Smyrak. When she was finished with her schooling, she asked her parents to allow her to enter the convent, but they refused.... read more. Born Helena Kowalksa in Poland on August 25, 1905, she was the third of 10 children raised by a poor and devout family. Jesus I trust in you. St. Faustina Kowalska. The Vatican Congregation for Divine Worship issued the decree May 18, the 100th anniversary of the birth of St. John Paul II, who canonized St. Faustina on April 13, 2000, making her the first saint of the new millennium. Today we celebrate the liturgical memorial of St. Faustina. Her canonization miracle involved the cure of Fr Ronald Pytel’s heart condition. And in October 2011, various Cardinals and Archbishops wrote to Pope Benedict, requesting that he consider declaring St Faustina a Doctor of the Church. Born in what is now west-central Poland, Helena Kowalska was the third of 10 children. 17 Things Jesus Revealed to St. Faustina About Divine Mercy Divine Mercy Sunday is the perfect day to start listening to what Jesus himself tells us. Throughout her life, Jesus appeared to Sr. Faustina. The decree … Pope John Paul II canonised her on 30th April, 2000 (Divine Mercy Sunday) as the first saint of the new millennium. The Faustinum team. Feast Day Celebration. In this and subsequent visions, Christ directed Faustina to propagate devotion to the Divine Mercy. Saint Maria Faustina Kowalska’s Story. Last edited: Oct 6, 2020. non sum dignus, Oct 6, 2020 #2. The Vatican Congregation for Divine Worship issued the decree May 18, the National & World News. Day 1 – St. Faustina Novena . Her feast day will be “inserted into all Roman calendars, liturgical books for the celebration of Mass, and the liturgy of the Hours,” according to Pope Francis’s decree. Novena to St. Faustina. 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