Saint of the Day
St. Gregory Barbarigo: Saint of the Day for Tuesday, June 18, 2019
2019-06-18 00:00:00
St. Gregory Barbarigo was born in 1625, of a very old and distinguished Venetian family. A brilliant student, he embraced a diplomatic career and ...
St. Emily de Vialar: Saint of the Day for Monday, June 17, 2019
2019-06-17 00:00:00
St. Emily de Vialar, Virgin, Foundress of the Sisters of St. Joseph "of the Apparition" Anne Marguerite Adelaide Emily de Vialar was the ...
St. John Francis Regis: Saint of the Day for Sunday, June 16, 2019
2019-06-16 00:00:00
St. John Francis Regis Confessor of the Society of Jesus June 16 True virtue, or Christian perfection, consists not in great or ...
St. Germaine Cousin: Saint of the Day for Saturday, June 15, 2019
2019-06-15 00:00:00
When Hortense decided to marry Laurent Cousin in Pibrac, France, it was not out of love for his infant daughter. Germaine was everything Hortense ...
St. Methodius I: Saint of the Day for Friday, June 14, 2019
2019-06-14 00:00:00
Patriarch of Constantinople, modem Istanbul. He was born in Syracuse, Sicily, and builta monastery on the island of Chios. After some time in ...
St. Anthony of Padua: Saint of the Day for Thursday, June 13, 2019
2019-06-13 00:00:00
Saint Anthony was born Fernando Martins in Lisbon, Portugal. He was born into a wealthy family and by the age of fifteen asked to be sent to the ...
St. John of Sahagun: Saint of the Day for Wednesday, June 12, 2019
2019-06-12 00:00:00
John Gonzales de Castrillo was born at Sahagun, Leon Spain. He was educated by the Benedictine monks of Fagondez monastery there and when twenty, ...
St. Barnabas: Saint of the Day for Tuesday, June 11, 2019
2019-06-11 00:00:00
All we know of Barnabas is to be found in the New Testament. A Jew, born in Cyprus and named Joseph, he sold his property, gave the proceeds to the ...
St. Getulius: Saint of the Day for Monday, June 10, 2019
2019-06-10 00:00:00
Martyr with Amantius, Caerealis, and Primitivus. He was the husband of St. Symphorosa. An officer in the Roman army, he resigned when he became a ...
St. Ephrem: Saint of the Day for Sunday, June 09, 2019
2019-06-09 00:00:00
"I was born in the way of truth: though my childhood was unaware of the greatness of the benefit, I knew it when trial came." Ephrem ...
St. William of York: Saint of the Day for Saturday, June 08, 2019
2019-06-08 00:00:00
St. William of York, Bishop (Feast day is June 8th). William of York was the son of Count Herbert, treasurer to Henry I. His mother Emma, was the ...
St. Willibald: Saint of the Day for Friday, June 07, 2019
2019-06-07 00:00:00
Bishop and missionary. A native of Wessex, England, he was the brother of Sts. Winebald and Walburga and was related through his mother to the great ...
St. Norbert: Saint of the Day for Thursday, June 06, 2019
2019-06-06 00:00:00
St. Norbert was born at Xanten in the Rhineland, about the year 1080. The early part of his life was devoted to the world and its pleasures. He ...
St. Boniface of Mainz: Saint of the Day for Wednesday, June 05, 2019
2019-06-05 00:00:00
Winfrith had expected to return to England from Friesland (in what is now Holland) in triumph. He had left the land where he was a respected scholar, ...
St. Francis Caracciolo: Saint of the Day for Tuesday, June 04, 2019
2019-06-04 00:00:00
Founder of the Minor Clerks Regular with St. John Augustine Adorno. He was born in 1563, a member of a noble Neapolitan family. Though he had a rare ...
St. Charles Lwanga and Companions: Saint of the Day for Monday, June 03, 2019
2019-06-03 00:00:00
For those of us who think that the faith and zeal of the early Christians died out as the Church grew more safe and powerful through the centuries, ...
Sts. Marcellinus and Peter: Saint of the Day for Sunday, June 02, 2019
2019-06-02 00:00:00
Though we know very little about these two martyrs under Diocletian, there is no question that the early church venerated them. Evidence of the ...
St. Justin Martyr: Saint of the Day for Saturday, June 01, 2019
2019-06-01 00:00:00
Christian apologist, born at Flavia Neapolis, about A.D. 100, converted to Christianity about A.D. 130, taught and defended the Christian religion in ...
St. Mechtildis: Saint of the Day for Friday, May 31, 2019
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Benedictine abbess and miracle worker. She was the daughter of Count Berthold of Andechs, in modem Bavaria, Germany. The count and his wife, Sophia, ...
St. Joan of Arc: Saint of the Day for Thursday, May 30, 2019
2019-05-30 00:00:00
St. Joan of Arc is the patroness of soldiers and of France. On January 6, 1412, Joan of Arc was born to pious parents of the French peasant class in ...

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