Category: Saints

Saint Raymond Nonnatus

SAINT RAYMOND, AKA SAN RAMON

I remember when I decided to begin working with the Saints. I was raised Southern Baptist, so working with saints was a new thing for me. I wanted to start an altar, but none of the saints really seemed to “speak” to me. So, I decided I would leave it up…



Thrift Shops, Occult Stores, and the Like

YOU NEVER KNOW WHAT OR WHO YOU MIGHT PICKUP

I haunt my local Goodwill like Casper the Friendly Ghost. I am always popping in and dropping something off and nine times out of ten, I am bringing something back with me, too. I have found a big chunk of my working tools at thrift shops, garage…



A General Guide To Working With the Saints

LEARNING TO CONNECT WITH YOUR SAINTED ALLIES

The intention of this guide is to provide a basis for a beginning practice of working with the saints. It is but a brief introduction to allow the average person a starting point on the…



Heating Things Up & Getting Them Moving

LIKE A BAREFOOT TOURIST ON A PHOENIX SUMMER SIDEWALK

So, on my previous post, I touched on some of the many ways one can utilize different types of timing to increase the effectiveness of your work. In addition, there are a number of things one can do to “turn up the heat” on…



Saint Dymphna for Mental Health Issues

LOVE, COMPASSION, AND HEALING

Saint Dymphna is the patron saint of mental illness, nervous disorders, and incest/rape survivors, as well as the patron of those who treat such disorders and issues, e.g. counselors, psychologists, therapists, psychiatrists, and neurologists.

Dymphna was born in Ireland in the 7th century to a Catholic mother and a pagan father, Damon, the King…



Make It Happen Now with Saint Expedite

MAKE IT HAPPEN NOW WITH SAINT EXPEDITE

Saint Expedite is considered a folk or unauthorized saint. Yet, that does not keep him from being very popular in this fast moving world in which we live. You see, Saint Expedite, AKA Saint Expeditus, is the patron of quick fixes, speedy resolutions, and the defeating of delays. If time is…



Saint Lazarus – Both of Them

DID YOU KNOW THAT THERE ARE TWO PEOPLE NAMED LAZARUS MENTIONED IN THE BIBLE?

Saint Lazarus of Bethany, brother of Martha and Mary, was resurrected by Jesus after being dead for four days. This miracle is chronicled in the Gospel of John and is why Saint Lazarus is associated with miracle cures and the ability to…



A Simple Prayer To Saint Michael

SAINT MICHAEL THE ARCHANGEL

Saint Michael is said to be the the strongest of God’s angels and the leader of them all. You can call on him always for protection from anyone or anything. The following prayer is quick and easy to commit to memory, although, speaking directly to him is equally as effective. Always make…