Brother André Marie, M.I.C.M.“Saint Bruno was the founder of the great Carthusian Order. He was born in Cologne, in Germany, in 1030. He later retired to France, to a solitary place known as “Grande Chartreuse”, from which the name Carthusian is derived.”
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Brother André Marie, M.I.C.M.“He was the Dominican friar who was the spiritual director of Saint Catherine of Siena. He wrote the life of Saint Catherine of Siena and also the life of Saint Agnes of Montepulciano. He became General of the Dominican Order.”
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Charlotte was Both, Amy Welborn, A few years ago, I set out to research my grandmother’s early childhood in Philadelphia, looking for clues about what the world was like in the first precarious years of her life. I knew that she was born in October 1917, that she had lived through the Spanish flu pandemic of 1918 as a baby, but I was unprepared for the harrowing details I uncovered in my search. Article is here.