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 [...]

Saint of the Day – Franciscan Media-30 July-8 August 2017

  Franciscan Media, formerly St. Anthony Messenger Press, seeks to help Christians grow closer to God by creating inspiring and innovative products in the spirit of St. Francis. St. Anthony Messenger magazine, Servant Books, and inspire Catholics to live in love and grow in faith. Saint Peter Chrysologus July 30. Today we celebrate one [...]

I Now Know Nothing -Franciscan Media-1 July 2017

I Now Know Nothing Posted by Franciscan Media on Jun 29, 2017 5:45:00 AM Right now I am being washed clean and wrung out. The fact that I once thought I knew what life was about would make me laugh, if I could laugh. All my former certainties lie exposed.[  ] –from the book Stars at [...]

Mary Draws Us to Jesus-26 June 2017

  Consecration to Mary’s Immaculate Heart can only lead us more swiftly and intimately to the heart of her son. [ ] Source: Mary Draws Us to Jesus My Druid is Christ, the Son of God, Christ, Son of Mary, the Great Abbot, The Father, the Son and the Holy Spirit.  St. Columba  from For [...]

Visitation Of The Blessed Virgin Mary-31 May 2017

This is a fairly late feast, going back only to the 13th or 14th century. It was established widely throughout the Church to pray for unity. The present date of celebration was set in 1969, in order to follow the Annunciation of the Lord and precede the Nativity of Saint John the Baptist.

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           [...]

1st Sunday of Lent 2017

Wrestling with Temptation “Jesus, full of the Holy Spirit, returned from the Jordan and was led by the Spirit in the wilderness, where for forty days he was tempted by the devil.” —Luke 4:1 Our temptations aren’t likely to come to us from a mysterious figure in a deserted place. But often they revolve around [...]

Saints of the day 9-21 February 2017

Link: Saint Jerome Emiliani Saint of the Day for February 9 (1486 – February 8, 1537) February Calendar 21 February; Saint Peter Damian Saint of the Day for February 21 (988 – February 22, 1072) Canonized: 1823 Peter was born in Italy in 1007. When his parents died, he went to live with one of his older brothers, [...]