See how the farmer waits for the precious fruit of the earth, being patient with it until it receives the early and the late rains. - James 5:7

Monday, February 20, 2012

Memorial of Blessed Francisco and Jacinta Marto


“Tell everybody that God grants graces through the Immaculate Heart of Mary...” - Bl. Jacinta
Blessed Francisco and Jacinta, pray for us.

Little Jacinta died on this date in 1920.

6 comments:

  1. I was always so fascinated by them as a child.
    My grandma really made the story come alive.

    Didn't know today was their Feast Day - it's also my daughter's 5th birthday! How cool.

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  2. I love your painting of these little saints!

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  3. I wonder why the died so quickly?

    What am I missing here?

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  4. Thanks SF - I like this one better than the one Fr. Fox 'ordered'.

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  5. Pablo - you know the story of Fatima.

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  6. Cathy - happy birthday to your daughter - may Bl. Jacinta be her BFF!

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