Tag: joan of arc

Joyeux anniversaire, Jeanne d’Arc

And, Happy Epiphany! Today is Joan of Arc’s 599th birthday! Thanks to Esther of A Catholic Mom in Hawaii for sending me to Maid of Heaven, which in turn led me to Krewe de Jeanne d’Arc: I have always wanted to do something related to Joan of Arc here in New Orleans. When I realized…

Vive Jeanne d’Arc

Sunday, May 30, is the feast of St. Joan of Arc. I always think of Joan as a somewhat overlooked, or perhaps misunderstood, saint once you get out of New Orleans or France. Joan is my Mom’s name. I, and my oldest daughter, took Joan as our Confirmation name. It is also my third daughter’s…