Category Archives: Saints

Lenten Journey – Day 39 of 40: Saturday of the Fifth Week of Lent

Father Andrew Apostoli, CFR, greets Father Seraphim Michalenko, MIC, & Father Kazimierz Chwalek, MIC, at the 12th Annual Divine Mercy Conference at Cardinal Spellman High School in the Bronx.

Day 39 of 40: “Joy is very infectious; therefore, be always full of joy.” –Saint Teresa of Calcutta


Lenten Journey – Day 37 of 40: Thursday of the Fifth Week of Lent

Praying on the kneeler that Poor Benedict XVI prayed on at his visit to the Cathedral of Saint Matthew in Washington, D.C. (Archdiocese of Washington).

Day 37 of 40: “Make prayer your business.” -Nicholas of Narbonne, O. Carm.

Lenten Journey – Day 34 of 40: Monday of the Fifth Week of Lent

Evening Prayer in the presence of the Blessed Sacrament at Saint Anthony Shelter for Renewal in the Bronx.

Day 34 of 40: “By turning your eyes on God in meditation, your whole soul will be filled with God.” –Saint Francis de Sales

Lenten Journey – Day 31 of 40: Friday of the Fourth Week of Lent

Brother Simon Dankoski, CFR, guides Father Andrew Apostoli, CFR, along a corridor.

Day 31 of 40: “The Lord measures out perfection neither by the multitude nor the magnitude of our deeds, but by the manner in which we perform them.” –St. John of the Cross

Lenten Journey – Day 28 of 40: Tuesday of the Fourth Week of Lent

Before the Blessed Sacrament in the Perpetual Adoration Chapel at Our Lady of Mount Carmel Church in Ridgewood, NJ (Archdiocese of Newark).

Day 28 of 40: “Give us, Lord, Your Christ. Let us see Your Christ, not as His contemporaries saw Him and crucified Him but as the angels see Him and rejoice.” –Saint Augustine of Hippo

Lenten Journey – Day 24 of 40: Friday of the Third Week of Lent

The Crucifix in the Sanctuary of Saint Gerard Majella Church in Paterson, NJ.

Day 24 of 40: “Apart from the cross, there is no other ladder by which we may get to heaven.” —St. Rose of Lima

Lenten Journey – Day 23 of 40: Thursday of the Third Week of Lent

Adoration & Evening Prayer at Saint Anthony’s Shelter for Renewal in the Bronx, NY.

Day 23 of 40: “Who except God can give you peace? Has the world ever been able to satisfy the heart?” –Saint Gerard Majella