Venerable Anne de Guigné

Venerable Anne de Guigné

Reprinted from Magnificat (www.magnificat.com) Credible Witness: Venerable Anne de Guigné By Heather King Venerable Anne de Guigné (1911–1922), a devout French girl, exercised heroic virtue while dying at the age of ten from meningitis.  She was born to wealthy...
Blessed Leonid Feodorov

Blessed Leonid Feodorov

Reprinted from Magnificat (www.magnificat.com) Great Conversion Stories: Blessed Leonid Feodorov By John Janaro The special vocation of Blessed Leonid Feodorov was to be a “mustard seed” planted deeply in the volatile ground of 20th-century Russia. It still grows...
Nicholas Black Elk

Nicholas Black Elk

Reprinted from Magnificat (www.magnificat.com) Great Conversion Stories: Nicholas Black Elk By John Janaro The story of Black Elk (1863–1950) is partly familiar to many who seek to understand the traditions of Native Americans prior to their final defeat, the failure...
Servant of God Claire de Castelbajac

Servant of God Claire de Castelbajac

Reprinted from Magnificat (www.magnificat.com) Credible Witness: Servant of God Claire de Castelbajac By Heather King Servant of God Claire de Castelbajac (1953–1975) specialized in the restoration of works of art in Rome and Assisi, and died at twenty-one of...
Duke Mieszko I of Poland

Duke Mieszko I of Poland

Reprinted from Magnificat (www.magnificat.com) Great Conversion Stories: Duke Mieszko I of Poland By John Janaro We have seen how “conversion stories” are not just the stories of isolated individuals. They have an impact on countless other people, in various ways...
Servant of God Luis María Martínez

Servant of God Luis María Martínez

Reprinted from Magnificat (www.magnificat.com) Credible Witness: Servant of God Luis María Martínez By Heather King Servant of God Luis María Martínez (1881–1956), Archbishop of Mexico City, was also a philosopher, theologian, and poet. Among his books are The...