St. Fabian-pope-19 January 2019

Image Detail from Saint John the Baptist, Saint Fabian and Saint Sebastian | Miguel Ximénez St. Fabian's Life Saint FabianSaint of the Day for January 19(c. 200 – January 20, 250) Pope Fabian (Latin: Fabianus; c. 200 – 20 January 250) was the Bishop of Rome from 10 January 236 to his death in 250,[2] succeeding Anterus. He is famous for the miraculous nature of [...]

On this Day 10th September 422 AD

Sep 10 422 AD St Celestine I begins his reign as Catholic Pope See   St. Celestine When the father of this Italian saint died, his good mother brought up her twelve children well, even though they were very poor. "Oh, if I could only have the joy of seeing one of you become a saint!" she use to say. [...]

Saint of the Day Calendar – Franciscan Media

Pick a date and see a saint! Enrich your daily spiritual life withe the saint of the day calendar.     23rd St. Gregory vii                 24th St.Mary-Magdalene-de-Pazzi                           25th St. Bede the venerable           [...]

Saint Charles Of Sezze -18 January 2017

Saint Charles Of Sezze January 18. Like many people, Saint Charles of Sezze thought he knew what God wanted him to do with his life, only to find out that he was mistaken. Instead of going to India as a missionary, Saint Charles settled in Rome where he cooked and cared for the friary and [...]

St. Marguerite Bourgeoys- January 12th, 2017 

St. Marguerite Bourgeoys Marguerite had survived many threats in the twenty-six years she had been in wilderness of Canada. She had lived through Iroquois attacks, a fire that destroyed her small village, plagues on the ... continue reading     Source: Saint of the Day for Thursday, January 12th, 2017 - Saints & Angels - [...]

Blessed Pope Urban V 19 December 2016

Blessed Pope Urban V was born Guillaume de Grimoard at Grisac in Languedoc, 1310. He studied canon law and theology in Avignon and became a Benedictine monk. He was named abbot of his monastery in 1352, and served as a papal diplomat and was eventually sent as an ambassador to various locations. He also served as a [...]

Dedication of St. John Lateran-2 -9th November 2016

Image: Archbasilica of St. John Lateran. THE DEDICATION OF THE CHURCH OF OUR SAVIOUR (COMMONLY CALLED ST JOHN LATERAN) Feast: November 9 From the beginning of the world altars were erected for offering sacrifices to God, and the places which were deputed for this supreme act of religion were always looked upon as sacred. Abel, Noe, Abraham, [...]

Catholic -Blessed Bartholomew of Vicenza-27 October 2016

Blessed Bartholomew of Vicenza Saint of the Day for October 27 (c. 1200 – 1271) Blessed Bartholomew of Vicenza’s Story Dominicans honor one of their own today, Blessed Bartholomew of Vicenza. This was a man who used his skills as a preacher to challenge the heresies of his day. Bartholomew was born in Vicenza [...]

St. Artaldus 7th October

St. Artaldus Feastday: October 7 Birth: 1101; Death: 1206 Artaldus (also called Arthaud) was born in the castle of Sothonod in Savoy. At the age of eighteen, he went to the court of Duke Amadeus III, but a year or two after, he became a Carthusian at Portes. After many years, being a priest and an [...]

Saint of the day 11th February

Our Lady of Lourdes Lived: | Feast Day: Thursday, February 11, 2016   On December 8, 1854, Pope Pius IX proclaimed the dogma of the Immaculate Conception in the apostolic constitution Ineffabilis Deus. A little more than three years later, on February 11, 1858, a young lady appeared to Bernadette Soubirous. This began a series [...]