St. Frances of Rome

The saint of today is Saint Frances of Rome (or Saint Francesca Romana) (b. Rome, 1384 – d. Rome, March 9, 1440), like many saints, was born of wealthy Italian parents. Antonniazzo - Public domain When she was eleven years old, St. Frances decided to be a nun, but within two years her parents married [...]

Saint Narcissus of Jerusalem 29 October-7 August

  Saint Narcissus of Jerusalem   Bishop of Jerusalem and Confessor  Born c. AD 99 Died c. AD 216 (aged 117) Aelia Capitolina (Jerusalem), Syria Palaestina Venerated inRoman Catholic Church Eastern Orthodox Church of Arodon Canonized (Pre-Congregation) Pre-Congregation Contents ( for pre-Congregation)    1History 2Current process 2.1Assessing miracles 3Pre-Congregation 3.1Martyrs 3.2Confessors 3.3Authority to canonize 4Partial list of pending cases 4.1Blesseds [...]