Saint Narcissus of Jerusalem – 29th October

Post by Fr. Don Miller, OFM Image: Internet Book Archive. Saint of the Day for October 29 Saint Narcissus of Jerusalem’s Story Life in second- and third-century Jerusalem couldn’t have been easy, but Saint Narcissus managed to live well beyond 100. Some even speculate he lived to 160. Details of his life are sketchy, but [...]

Sts Ewald 3rd October 2016

St. Ewald the Fair and St. Ewald the Dark (+695) of Northumbria, Missionary Priests and Martyrs in Germany. (Or HEWALD) Martyrs in Old Saxony about 695. They were two priests and natives of Northumbria, England. Both bore the same name, but were distinguished as Ewald the Black and Ewald the Fair, from the difference in [...]

Saints of the day 14th February

Sts. Cyril and Methodius Sunday, February 14, 2016 Lived(d. 869; d. 884) | Feast Day: Sunday, February 14, 2016     Because their father was an officer in a part of Greece inhabited by many Slavs, these two Greek brothers ultimately became missionaries, teachers and patrons of the Slavic peoples. After a brilliant course of [...]