Incorruptible Saints

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 Jean Baptiste Marie Vianney (May 1786 – August was a French parish priest who became a Catholic saint and the patron saint of parish priests. American Civil War, American History, American Presidents, Old Pictures, Old Photos, John Vianney, Post Mortem Photography, Funeral Photography, Into The West

The Italian Bride of Chicago | The Order of the Good Death

One of the hardest parts of running ghost tours is being polite to people that I think are nuts. I regularly receive e-mails from people who expect me to confirm that photographs…

 John Bosco's incorruptable body in in Turin, Italy. Founder of the Salesian Society. January Italian Roman Catholic priest of the Latin Church, educator & writer. Religion Catolica, Catholic Religion, Catholic Priest, Catholic Prayers, Catholic Saints, Patron Saints, Roman Catholic, Incorruptible Saints, St John Bosco

I felt humbled when I saw St. John Bosco's incorruptable body up close in 1996, in Turin, Italy. Founder of the Salesian Society. (b.16 August,1815- d.31 January 1888). Italian Roman Catholic priest of the Latin Church, educator & writer of the 19th century, dedicated his life to the betterment & education of street children, juvenile delinquents & other disadvantaged youth He employed teaching methods based on love rather than punishment, a method known as the Salesian Preventive System…

Today is the feast day of Saint Catherine of Siena one of the most popular saints in the Catholic church. Catherine Benincasa died in Rome on April and was buried in the church of Santa Maria sopra Minerva. Catholic Relics, Catholic Saints, Roman Catholic, Memento Mori, Incorruptible Saints, St Catherine Of Siena, Saint Dominic, Weird World, Religious Art

St. Catherine – P•O•S•T•M•A•R•K•S

Posts about St. Catherine written by Monica Graff

Relic Of The Martyrdom Of Sain is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list These Gross Photos Show The Weird World Of Grisly Catholic Relics Catholic Relics, Catholic Saints, Religious Icons, Religious Art, Incorruptible Saints, Vanitas, Memento Mori, Macabre, Occult

The burnt head of St. Lawrence, displayed at the Vatican every year on Aug. 10.

Bizarrely Beautiful World of Relics in Religious History The hand of a century Jesuit missionary, St. Francis Xavier (Il Gesu, Rome)The hand of a century Jesuit missionary, St. Catholic Relics, Catholic Saints, Francis Xavier, St Francis, Incorruptible Saints, San Francisco Javier, Spiritus, Early Christian, Saints

Vatican coins illustrate Bible stories, mark anniversaries - Catholic News Service

VATICAN CITY (CNS) — The most expensive Vatican commemorative coins for 2020 continue a numismatic series illustrating scenes from the Acts of the Apostles; the other mid-October issues mark important anniversaries and themes dear to […]

 is the anniversary of Pope St. He is the last pope saint to be canonized. Pius X's body is incorrupt. Catholic Doctrine, Catholic Saints, Roman Catholic, Incorruptible Saints, Pope Pius X, Post Mortem, Historia Universal, Powerful Pictures, The Devil's Advocate

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Today is the 99th anniversary of Pope St. Pius X's death. He is the last pope saint to be canonized whose cause underwent the scrutiny of a Devil's Advocate, a role that was formalized by Pope Sixtus V in the 16th century. John Paul II eliminated the Devil's Advocate requirement. Pope St. Pius X's body is incorrupt.

See haunting photos of the 'Incorruptible' Saints of Italy. These bodies were believed to avoid decomposition because of their holiness. Roman Catholic Beliefs, Catholic Saints, Catholic Doctrine, Patron Saints, Incorruptible Saints, Haunted Images, Post Mortem Photography, Real Bodies, Thing 1

The (Not Really So Very) Incorrupt Corpses | The Order of the Good Death

People ask me about incorrupt corpses at parties. I think that’s probably why I’m an Order member now. After a drink or two, some nice, normal person will pull me aside and…