Saint of the Day
St. Enda: Saint of the Day for Thursday, March 21, 2019
2019-03-21 00:00:00
Legend has him an Irishman noted for his military feats who was convinced by his sister St. Fanchea to renounce his warring activities and marry. ...
Bl. John of Parma: Saint of the Day for Wednesday, March 20, 2019
2019-03-20 00:00:00
John Buralli, the seventh minister general of the Franciscans, was born at Parma in the year 1209, and he was already teaching logic there when at ...
St. Joseph: Saint of the Day for Tuesday, March 19, 2019
2019-03-19 00:00:00
Everything we know about the husband of Mary and the foster father of Jesus comes from Scripture and that has seemed too little for those who made up ...
St. Cyril of Jerusalem: Saint of the Day for Monday, March 18, 2019
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"Make your fold with the sheep; flee from the wolves: depart not from the Church," Cyril admonished catechumens surrounded by heresy. These ...
St. Patrick: Saint of the Day for Sunday, March 17, 2019
2019-03-17 00:00:00
St. Patrick of Ireland is one of the world's most popular saints. He was born in Roman Britain and when he was fourteen or so, he was captured by ...
St. Abban: Saint of the Day for Saturday, March 16, 2019
2019-03-16 00:00:00
Abbot and Irish missionary. An Irish prince, Abban was the son of King Cormac of Leinster. He is listed as the nephew of St. Ibar. Abban founded many ...
St. Louise de Marillac: Saint of the Day for Friday, March 15, 2019
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Louise de Marillac was born probably at Ferrieres-en-Brie near Meux, France, on August 12, 1591. She was educated by the Dominican nuns at Poissy. ...
St. Matilda: Saint of the Day for Thursday, March 14, 2019
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Matilda was the daughter of Count Dietrich of Westphalia and Reinhild of Denmark. She was also known as Mechtildis and Maud. She was raised by her ...
Bl. Agnello of Pisa: Saint of the Day for Wednesday, March 13, 2019
2019-03-13 00:00:00
The founder of the English Franciscan province, Blessed Agnello, was admitted into the Order by St. Francis himself on the occasion of his sojourn in ...
St. Fina: Saint of the Day for Tuesday, March 12, 2019
2019-03-12 00:00:00
St. Fina or Seraphina, Virgin A.D. 1253 The old town of San Geminiano in Tuscany treasures with special veneration the memory of Santa Fina, a young ...
St. Constantine: Saint of the Day for Monday, March 11, 2019
2019-03-11 00:00:00
Constantine was king of Cornwall. Unreliable tradition has him married to the daughter of the king of Brittany who on her death ceded his throne to ...
St. John Ogilvie: Saint of the Day for Sunday, March 10, 2019
2019-03-10 00:00:00
Born in 1579, John Ogilvie belonged to Scottish nobility. Raised a Calvinist, he was educated on the continent. Exposed to the religious ...
St. Frances of Rome: Saint of the Day for Saturday, March 09, 2019
2019-03-09 00:00:00
Frances was born in the city of Rome in 1384 to a wealthy, noble family. From her mother she inherited a quiet manner and a pious devotion to God. ...
St. John of God: Saint of the Day for Friday, March 08, 2019
2019-03-08 00:00:00
From the time he was eight to the day he died, John followed every impulse of his heart. The challenge for him was to rush to follow the promptings ...
Sts. Perpetua and Felicity: Saint of the Day for Thursday, March 07, 2019
2019-03-07 00:00:00
Sts. Perpetua and Felicity were Christian martyrs who lived during the early persecution of the Church in Africa by the Emperor Severus. With ...
St. Colette: Saint of the Day for Wednesday, March 06, 2019
2019-03-06 00:00:00
Colette was the daughter of a carpenter named DeBoilet at Corby Abbey in Picardy, France. She was born on January 13, christened Nicolette, and ...
St. John Joseph of the Cross: Saint of the Day for Tuesday, March 05, 2019
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St. John Joseph of the Cross was born about the middle of the seventeenth century in the beautiful island of Ischia, near Naples. From his childhood ...
St. Casimir: Saint of the Day for Monday, March 04, 2019
2019-03-04 00:00:00
Casimir grew up in a world where his life was not his own. As a prince of Poland, the second son of King Casimir IV and Elizabeth of Austria, his ...
St. Katharine Drexel: Saint of the Day for Sunday, March 03, 2019
2019-03-03 00:00:00
St. Katharine Drexel is the second American-born saint to be canonized by the Catholic Church. This amazing woman was an heiress to a large bequest ...
Bl. Charles the Good: Saint of the Day for Saturday, March 02, 2019
2019-03-02 00:00:00
In 1086, St. Canute, King of Denmark and father of Blessed Charles the Good, was slain in St. Alban's Church, Odence. Charles who was only a few ...

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