The Queenship of Mary -celebrated 22 August

Queenship of Mary    Franciscan media Saint of the Day Queen of Heaven is a title given to Mary, mother of Jesus, by Christians mainly of the Roman Catholic Church, and also, to some extent, in Eastern Orthodoxy and Anglicanism.[1][not in citation given] The title is a consequence of the First Council of Ephesus in the fifth century, in which Mary was proclaimed "theotokos", a [...]

Saint Ansgar – 1 February 2017

Saint Ansgar February 1. Feast day February 3rd. Apostle of the North Born 8 September 801 Amiens Died 3 February 865 (aged 63) Bremen Venerated in Eastern Orthodox Church, Roman Catholicism, Lutheran Church, Anglican Communion Feast 3 February Attributes Dressed in archbishops attire with a model of the church Saint Ansgar (8 September 801 – 3 February 865), also [...]

Celtic -St. Grwst of Denbighshire, Wales 1 December 2016

Saint Grwst Born 6th century possibly in "Rheged" or  Gwynedd Died 7th century Venerated in Anglican Communion; Eastern Orthodox Church  Feast   December 1 Patronage Llanrwst, Wales Hagiographic life Grwst was the son of Gwaith Hengaer ap Elffin, a Prince of Rheged, thought to be centred on modern day Cumbria, and Euronwy ferch Clydno Eiddin, a Princess of [...]

Saint of the day 2nd December

Since the Community of Christ our Hope Sydney is an Australian Celtic Christian Community I decided that because I am late in posting anything for December that I will post the life of an Australian Anglican saint. Her name is Frances Perry and she was the founder of the Royal Women's Hospital in Melbourne. Frances [...]