St Catherine of Siena

Saint Catherine of Siena said, “You are rewarded not according to your work or your time but according to the measure of your love.”

Today is the feast day for St Catherine of Siena (1347 – 1380); the patron saint of my parish, Italy, and Europe. A remarkable woman of her time Catherine was active in politics and world affairs. She worked on reforming the clergy, getting the papacy to move back to Italy…To find out more you can start by checking out the wikipedia entry at


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