The month of November is dedicated to the Holy Souls in purgatory, and to the cultivation of the virtue of charity. According to ancient tradition, the gemstone associated with November is topaz, which signifies Divine Providence, resignation, and fidelity.
“And we know that in all things God works for the good of those who love him.” (Rom. 8:28)
“Indeed, the very hairs of your head are all numbered.” (Luke 12:7)