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Old Jun 10th 2008, 2:57 pm
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Bl. Olive???

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Old Jul 7th 2008, 12:58 pm
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They've tried to improve the site by giving a Saint of the Day

Bl. Ralph Milner

English martyr. He was born at Stocksteads, Hampshire, and was a convert. He was arrested the day he received his first Communion. A husbands man by trade, Ralph was allowed a leave from prison and aided priests and Catholics. He was executed at Winchester on July by being hanged, drawn, and quartered for giving assistance to Blessed Roger Dickenson. He was beatified in 1929.



* St. Pantaenus
* St. Ampelius
* St. Angelelmus
* St. Apollonius
* St. Astius
* St. Bonitus
* St. Ercongotha
* St. Ethelburga
* St. Felix of Nantes
* St. Humphrey Lawrence
* Bl. Lawrence Humphrey
* St. Maolruain
* St. Odo of Urgell
* St. Medran & Odran
* St. Palladius
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They've tried to improve the site by giving a Saint of the Day

Bl. Ralph Milner

English martyr. He was born at Stocksteads, Hampshire, and was a convert. He was arrested the day he received his first Communion. A husbands man by trade, Ralph was allowed a leave from prison and aided priests and Catholics. He was executed at Winchester on July by being hanged, drawn, and quartered for giving assistance to Blessed Roger Dickenson. He was beatified in 1929.



* St. Pantaenus
* St. Ampelius
* St. Angelelmus
* St. Apollonius
* St. Astius
* St. Bonitus
* St. Ercongotha
* St. Ethelburga
* St. Felix of Nantes
* St. Humphrey Lawrence
* Bl. Lawrence Humphrey
* St. Maolruain
* St. Odo of Urgell
* St. Medran & Odran
* St. Palladius
* St. Astius

Sounds like Saint nastiness.
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* St. Maolruain
* St. Odo of Urgell
* St. Medran & Odran
* St. Palladius
Is this the cast list from Ivor the Engine?
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* St. Ampelius Patron Saint of Electricians
* St. Astius Patron Saint of Fizzy Wines
* St. Bonitus Patron Saint Of Tunas
* St. Humphrey Lawrence Patron Saint of Dyslexia
* Bl. Lawrence Humphrey (see above)
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Old Jul 13th 2008, 10:26 am
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Some good 'uns today

July 13

St. Henry

St. Henry, son of Henry, Duke of Bavaria, and of Gisella, daughter of Conrad, King of Burgundy, was born in 972. He received an excellent education under the care of St. Wolfgang, Bishop of Ratisbon. In 995, St. Henry succeeded his father as Duke of Bavaria, and in 1002, upon the death of his cousin, Otho III, he was elected emperor. Firmly anchored upon the great eternal truths, which the practice of meditation kept alive in his heart, he was not elated by this dignity and sought in all things, the greater Read More »

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* St. Silas
* St. Francis Solano
* St. Teresa de los Andes
* Bl. Thomas Tunstal
* St. Turiaf
* St. Serapion
* St. Dogfan
* St. Henry II
* St. Myrope
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Some good 'uns today

July 13

St. Henry

St. Henry, son of Henry, Duke of Bavaria, and of Gisella, daughter of Conrad, King of Burgundy, was born in 972. He received an excellent education under the care of St. Wolfgang, Bishop of Ratisbon. In 995, St. Henry succeeded his father as Duke of Bavaria, and in 1002, upon the death of his cousin, Otho III, he was elected emperor. Firmly anchored upon the great eternal truths, which the practice of meditation kept alive in his heart, he was not elated by this dignity and sought in all things, the greater Read More »

More Saints of the Day

* St. Silas
* St. Francis Solano
* St. Teresa de los Andes
* Bl. Thomas Tunstal
* St. Turiaf
* St. Serapion
* St. Dogfan
* St. Henry II
* St. Myrope

Bl. Thomas Tunstal, originator of the revolving admission gate.
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St. Myrope, founder of the selfish suicide society.
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Hey you!

Do we get to meet you as well as Cas?
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Do we get to meet you as well as Cas?
When is that? Probably as I'm not too busy
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When is that? Probably as I'm not too busy
Has Cas not mentioned it? I would have thought the date would have been highlighted in several shades of neon paint on the calendar.

Just a flying visit after a short ski-break. Wednesday 6th August.
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Has Cas not mentioned it? I would have thought the date would have been highlighted in several shades of neon paint on the calendar.

Just a flying visit after a short ski-break. Wednesday 6th August.
She mentioned it, but I couldn't remember the date.

Wednesday's are usually good for me....I have one class, 1.20-2.20, so should be able to work something out
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She mentioned it, but I couldn't remember the date.

Wednesday's are usually good for me....I have one class, 1.20-2.20, so should be able to work something out
Excellent. We should arrive in the big smoke about that time. We fly at 7pm so it'd be great to meet briefly.
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Excellent. We should arrive in the big smoke about that time. We fly at 7pm so it'd be great to meet briefly.
No worries, I'll be on BE a bit more from now on for a while, so it should be no worries arranging it

How do you like your coffee?
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No worries, I'll be on BE a bit more from now on for a while, so it should be no worries arranging it

How do you like your coffee?
strong and hot.

Hopefully none of us will be sporting any new plaster casts.
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