St. Peter Claver

Peter Claver vs. Immanuel Kant

One of the greatest heroes of the social justice wing of the Church is, quite rightly, the seventeenth century “slave of the slaves,” St. Peter Claver. Born in Barcelona, Claver joined the Society of Jesus and was known, even as a young man, as a person of deep intelligence and piety. Spurred by what he took to be the direct […]

Daily Catholic Quote from St. Peter Claver

St. Peter Claver

“To do the will of God, man must despise his own; the more he dies to himself, the more he will live to God.” (St. Peter Claver) September 9th is the Optional Memorial of St. Peter Claver (1581 – 1654) If you liked this quote, please share it with your friends and family using the Share and Recommend buttons below […]