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St. Elizabeth of Hungary - Feast on 17 November (New) and 19 November (Old) and Bl. Ivetta - repost …

"ON HEARING MASS DAILY, PART 3: LADIES DRESS" - "The hidden treasure of the Holy Mass" - St Leonard of Port-Maurice "A lady who enters church decked out with various ornaments is apt to attract attention …More
"ON HEARING MASS DAILY, PART 3: LADIES DRESS" - "The hidden treasure of the Holy Mass" - St Leonard of Port-Maurice
"A lady who enters church decked out with various ornaments is apt to attract attention, and perhaps, though God forbid it, to withdraw hearts from the worship of God. It is needless to adduce examples to encourage ladies to hear holy Mass every day. Truly they are but too well inclined to frequent churches, and the thing in point is to make them understand with what modesty and reverence they ought to demean themselves in the house of God, and more particularly when the holy sacrifice is being celebrated; since, however much many ladies edify me, appearing as they do before the altars in simple dress, without variety of color, without anything elaborate or curious, I am as much scandalized, on the other hand, by those vain trifling creatures who, arrayed in the fashion of the hour, and with an air caught as it were from the theatre, almost seem as if they would be the …More
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It reminds me I should return to translating of the Montalembert's book on St. Elisabeth.
Credo .
Beautiful picture! 😍
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Credo . A couple more outstanding paintings from my collection of this great saint - Elizabeth/Elisabeth of Hungary.
Bitschnau-Elisabeth-of Hungary:
Calderon_Philip_Hermogenes_St_Elizabeth_of_Hungary - Great Act of Renunciation:
Marianne_Stokes_St_Elizabeth_of_Hungary_Spinning_for_the_Poor:
Daniel Gran - St Elizabeth Distributing Alms:
MASTERS, unknown German painters - St Elizabeth Clothes the …More
Credo . A couple more outstanding paintings from my collection of this great saint - Elizabeth/Elisabeth of Hungary.

Bitschnau-Elisabeth-of Hungary:

Calderon_Philip_Hermogenes_St_Elizabeth_of_Hungary - Great Act of Renunciation:

Marianne_Stokes_St_Elizabeth_of_Hungary_Spinning_for_the_Poor:

Daniel Gran - St Elizabeth Distributing Alms:

MASTERS, unknown German painters - St Elizabeth Clothes the Poor and Tends the Sick:

PITTONI, Giambattista - St Elizabeth Distributing Alms:

Rudolf Moroder - Elisabeth_of_Hungary:

SCHEDONI, Bartolomeo - The Charity of St Elizabeth of Hungary:

Sebastiano Ricci - St Elisabeth of Hungary: