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Catherine and the Russian Religious Renaissance

Catherine Doherty by Russian shrine

Catherine Doherty by Russian shrineThis brief account of Catherine Doherty’s relationship to what has been called the Russian Religious Renaissance makes the plea that Catherine should be included among those who have brought the treasures of Russia to the West.

Spiritual Maternity

Fr. Don Guglielmi, Madonna House Associate Priest.

Fr. Don Guglielmi, Madonna House Associate Priest.This summer, a milestone has been reached in “Catherine Studies,” which I am making the focus of this present newsletter. Our associate priest, Fr. Don Guglielmi, of the Bridgeport, Connecticut diocese, successfully defended his thesis and became a Doctor of Sacred Theology. The topic of his thesis? Staritsa: The Spiritual Maternity of Catherine de Hueck Doherty.