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St. Lorenzo Ruiz – Saint of the Day September 28th, 2022

St. Lorenzo Ruiz Facts Feastday: September 28 Beatified: Pope John Paul II Canonized: Pope John Paul II Saint Lorenzo Ruiz was born around the year 1600 in Binondo, Manila in the Philippines. He was the son of a Chinese father and… Continue Reading →

St. Paphnutius of September 11th, 2022

St. Paphnutius Facts Feastday: September 11 The holy confessor Paphnutius was an Egyptian who, after having spent several years in the desert under the direction of the great St. Antony, was made bishop in the Upper Thebaid. He was one of those confessors who under the Emperor Maximinus lost the right eye,… Continue Reading →

St. Salvius of Albi, September 10th, 2022

St. Salvius of Albi Facts Feastday: September 10 Death: 584 Bishop of Albi and a friend of Pope St. Gregory I the Great. Also called Sauve, he was a native of Albi and, originally a lawyer, he entered a monastery and… Continue Reading →

St. Adrian, September 8th, 2022

St. Adrian Facts On The Saint Feastday: September 8 Patron: of plague, epilepsy, arms dealers, butchers, guards, soldiers Death: 306 According to legend Adrian was a pagan officer at the imperial court of Nicomedia. Impressed by the courage of a group of Christians who… Continue Reading →

Saint Cloud, September 7th, 2022

St. Cloud Facts Feastday: September 7 Patron: of against carbuncles; nail makers; Diocese of Saint Cloud, Minnesota Birth: 522 Death: 560 On the death of Clovis, King of the Franks, in the year 511 his kingdom was divided between his four sons,… Continue Reading →

St. Teresa Calcuttas Day was September 5th, 2022

St. Teresa of Calcutta Facts Feastday: September 5 Patron: of World Youth Day Birth: 1910 Death: 1997 Beatified: Pope John Paul IIThe remarkable woman who would be known as Mother Teresa began life named Agnes Gonxha Bojaxhiu. Born on August 26, 1910… Continue Reading →

St. Rosalia, September 4th, 2022

St. Rosalia Facts Feastday: September 4 Death: 1160 St. Rosalia, daughter of Sinibald, Lord of Roses and Quisquina, was a descendant of the great Charlemagne. She was born at Palermo in Sicily. In her youth, her heart turned from earthly vanities to God. READ AlSO:… Continue Reading →

Saint of the Day, September 3rd, 2022

Pope Saint Gregory the Great   Facts Feastday: September 3 Death: 604 Pope Saint Gregory I, also known as the Great, was the Pope of the Catholic Church between 590 and 604 AD. Gregory was born around 540 in Rome…. Continue Reading →

Saint of the Day for Thursday, September 1st, 2022

St. Giles, Abbot Facts Feastday: September 1Patron: of beggars; blacksmiths; breast cancer; breast feeding; cancer patients; disabled people; Edinburgh (Scotland); epilepsy; fear of night; noctiphobics; forests; hermits; horses; lepers; mental illness; outcasts; poor peoples; rams; spur makers; sterilityBirth: 650Death: 710 St. Giles, Abbot (Patron… Continue Reading →

Saint of the Day for Monday, August 29th, 2022

St. Sabina Facts Feastday: August 29 Sabina’s feast day is August 29th. We know St. Sabina only through legend, and there is some question as to it’s trustworthiness. Even the century in which she lived is unknown. Supposedly Sabina was converted to Christianity by her Syrian servant… Continue Reading →

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