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Saint of the Day

St. Redemptorus of the Cross (17th century)
Redemptorus was a military officer who joined the Discalced Carmelites in 1615. He set out as a missionary to the king of Achin with Bl. Denis of the Nativity. While traveling, they were ambushed and martyred by Muslims.

Reflections from the Saints

Our Lord avoided any offensive personal remarks when He preached. He attacked only the vices of a school, of a caste, also the bad examples and scandals. He did not reveal hidden crimes or secret defects.
– St. Peter Emyard
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Life in Christ: Catechism #2503

For this reason bishops, personally or through delegates, should see to the promotion of sacred art, old and new, in all its forms and, with the same religious care, remove from the liturgy and from places of worship everything which is not in conformity with the truth of faith and the authentic beauty of sacred art.