I am by no means any expert.
I am simply a woman who feels a great pull towards Saint Philomena.
Join me on an experiential journey-
l that we may explore a relationship with her and honor her.
St. Philomena, based on St. John Vianney description
Most all that is known about St. Philomena's life comes from Sister Maria Luisa di Gesu's vision. It's been said that no fear could shake her... except the fear of loosing Christ. Let's take a quick look at what she went through because she would not renounce her vow as a Consecrated Virgin.
- Imprisoned for 40 days
- Scourged with a whip
- Stripped and beaten
- Chained to anchor and thrown over the boat side
- Traipsed through town and shot by arrows
- Shot at by hot arrows but the arrows turned back
Pierced in the neck with a lance