Saints of October 17

October 17 St. Anstrudis St. Berarius St. Ethelbert and Etheired St. Florentius St. Francis Isidore Gagelin St. Francois Gagelin St. Herodion St. Ignatius of Antioch Bl. Jane Louise Barre and Jane Reine Prin St. John the Dwarf St. John the Dwarf St. Louthiem St. Mamelta St. Margaret Mary Alacoque St. Marie Magdalen Desjardin St. Nothlem [...]

Celtic St. Kentigerna-7 January 2017

St. Kentigerna of Loch Lomond, Widow (Caentigern, Quentigerna) (~733) Memorial, Commemorated on January 7 Widowed hermitess, mother of St. Coellan and daughter of Kelly. the prince of Leinster, Ireland. When her husband died she went to Inchebroida Island in Loch Lomond, Scotland. A church there is dedicated to her memory. Extended Biography Catholic Online. 2017. St. [...]

St. Martin of Tours -11th November 2016

Saint of the Day for November 11 Saint Martin of Tours (c. 316 – November 8, 397) Listen here for audio from Franciscan Media LIFE OF ST. MARTIN OF TOURS Saint Martin of Tours was born in in Savaria, Pannonia in either the year 316 or 336 AD. That region is what is today the nation [...]

Saint of the day 14th July

St. Kateri Tekakwitha Lived(1656-1680) | Feast Day: Thursday, July 14, 2016 St. Kateri Tekakwitha is the first Native American to be recognized as a saint by the Catholic Church. She was born in 1656, in the Mohawk village of Ossernenon. Her mother was an Algonquin, who was captured by the Mohawks and who took a [...]