Archive for January 2nd, 2008

During the month of January

2 January, 2008

1st January
Birth of St. Vincent Strambi, C.P., (1745)

1st January
St. Paul of the Cross concludes his 40 day retreat in Castellazzo (1721)

3rd January
Birth of St. Paul of the Cross in Ovada, Italy (1694)

5th January
Feast of Saint Charles of Mount Argus

6th January
Anniversary of the Baptism of St. Paul of the Cross, Ovada, Italy (1694)

6th January
Anniversary of the marriage of Luke Danei and Anna Maria Massari, parents of St. Paul of the Cross (1692)

7th January
Introduction of the Ordinary Process of Canonisation of St. Paul of the Cross (1777)

9th January
Opening of the Hospice of the Crucified, first Passionist residence in Rome (1767)

24th January
Feast of St. Francis de Sales

[Photograph: Plaque in the Confraternity of the Annunication, Ovada Italy, recording the marriage of Luke Danei and Anna Maria Massari on 6th January 1692 by Luke’s uncle, Don Giovanni Andrea Danei]