Archive for October 18th, 2009

Yes, I will!

18 October, 2009

Bishop Struzzieri leaned over and whispered in Paul’s ear, ‘Fr. Paul, when you get to heaven, remember the poor Congregation for which you have worked so hard, and remember all of us, your poor children.’ Paul made a sign as if to say, ‘Yes, I will!’  Then he closed his eyes as if he were sleeping, and after about fifteen minutes, he quietly breathed his last. It was about four forty five in the afternoon of 18th October 1775.

Read an account of the death of St. Paul of the Cross  here