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Blessed Solanus Casey

Do not pray for easy lives; pray to be stronger people. Do not pray for tasks equal to your powers; pray for powers equal to your tasks.

    Facts about Bl. Solanus Casey

  • He was born on a farm in Wisconsin as the 6th of 16 children.
  • He struggled through seminary but eventually became a very holy Capuchin friar and priest.
  • Many miraculous cures have been attributed to his intercession both before and after his death in 1957.