Found in 204 Collections and/or Records:
S.Donatus Billet; found among foundation materials, notation by S.Clare Joseph "Belonging to the Infirmary" As protection against "Blixen, Donder" (Thunder and Lightning).
A billet: "My gifts to you Dear Spouse have been profuse, How can you then to love me still refuse? This all I ask in Gratitude from you, Give me your heart it Surely is my Due!" In CJ's handwriting.
Some samples of Ascension Billets.
A book of billets, first entry is Holy Cross Billets, 1898; including feasts of Christmas, Pentecost, Yearly patrons; Ascension Thursday; St. Teresa's Gifts, etc.
Two hand-sewn envelopes with billets for devotions for the dead; one set containing Jan, March, May, July, September, November; second, alternate months. Hand written as well.
These are billets for feastdays of the liturgical cycle, January through December; each day of the month; they specify members to pray for, including Sister Joanna, Genevieve, and Raphael, as well as the chaplain, Rev. Charles Currier. Each names the feast of the day; the virtue to be acquired; a verse or quote from the Holy Founders; provides a prayer assignment and intention for prayer.
Billets for April Feasts. Biddle Street
Billets for August feasts. Biddle Street.
Billets for December feasts. Biddle Street
Typed billets for February feasts. Biddle Street.
Typed billets for January feasts.
Billets for July feasts. Biddle Street.
Billets for June feasts. Biddle Street.
Billets for March. Biddle Street.
Billets for May feasts. Biddle Street
Billets for moveable feasts. Biddle Street.
Billets for November feasts. Biddle Street
Typed billets for November 1st; including billets.
October Billets. Biddle Street
Billets for September feasts. Biddle Street
Printed billets, for daily use, following liturgical cycle. In French, some kept in envelope with address for Rimouski Carmel (short-term foundation, ca 1875).
Billets for "masculine" saints; "lady" saints.
Numbers to be drawn for group of Holy Souls to be prayed for.
Billets on virtues; using colors as virtues.
Some examples of Palm Sunday billets; shaped in cross.
Samples of Pentecost billets. Typed.
Billets for the Three Days before Christmas.
Contains billets for various occasions, including billet for the celebration of the 125th (jubilee) year of the foundation of Antwerp--1744. Copy made by Biddle Street Carmel.
A short dissertation (5 pages) on meaning and aim of mental prayer, its dispositions.
Consists of fragments of spiritual writings of M.Mary Margaret Brent, including poems, and notes on perfection and devotion of paternosters (St.Mechtilda, Margaret de Pazzi)