Birthdays on September 29
Catherine McAuley was born near Dublin, Ireland. She became the foundress of the House of Our Blessed Lady, from which the Sisters of Mercy sprang.
Thomas Tenison was born near Cambridge, England. He championed Protestantism during the reign of James II. He served as bishop of Lincoln and archbishop of Canterbury and was a founder of the Society for the Propagation of the Gospel.
William E. Biederwolf was born in Monticello, Indiana. Converted at 20, he served a year of chaplaincy during the Spanish-American war and afterwards became a noted evangelist. All classes of men were converted under his powerful preaching. He compiled a wonderful summary of Bible prophecies related to Christ, known as The Second Coming Bible.