St. Scholastica

The witness of Scholastica: Ask!

If you have ever felt overshadowed by a sibling, you can find a patroness in the woman whose feast we celebrate on February 10, St. Scholastica. You might be a little more familiar with her twin brother, St. Benedict. The most famous story about St. Scholastica is found in the Dialogues of St. Gregory the Great, which contains a series […]

Catholic Quote of the Day — from St. Gregory the Great

St. Benedict of Nursia and St. Scholastica of Nursia Church of St. Gabriel - Prague

“Scholastica, the sister of Saint Benedict, had been consecrated to God from her earliest years. She was accustomed to visiting her brother once a year. He would come down to meet her at a place on the monastery property, not far outside the gate. “One day she came as usual and her saintly brother went with some of his disciples; […]

Daily Catholic Quote from St. Gregory the Great

St. Benedict of Nursia and St. Scholastica of Nursia

“Scholastica, the sister of Saint Benedict, had been consecrated to God from her earliest years. She was accustomed to visiting her brother once a year. He would come down to meet her at a place on the monastery property, not far outside the gate. “One day she came as usual and her saintly brother went with some of his disciples; […]