March 16, 2022

FEAST OF SAINT HERIBERT OF COLOGNE, ARCHBISHOP – 16th MARCH

FEAST OF SAINT HERIBERT OF COLOGNE, ARCHBISHOP  FEAST DAY – 16th MARCH Heribert of Cologne (c. 970 – 16 March 1021), also known as Saint Heribert, […]
March 15, 2022

FEAST OF SAINT LOUISE DE MARILLAC – 15th MARCH

FEAST OF SAINT LOUISE DE MARILLAC FEAST DAY – 15th MARCH Louise de Marillac was born probably at Ferrieres-en-Brie near Meux, France, on August 12, 1591. […]
March 14, 2022

SAINT MATILDA, QUEEN OF GERMANY – 14th MARCH

FEAST OF SAINT MATILDA, QUEEN OF GERMANY FEAST DAY – 14th MARCH Matilda, of Ringelheim, 892 – 14 March 968, also known as Saint Matilda, was […]
March 13, 2022

FEAST OF SAINT LEANDER OF SEVILLE – 13th MARCH

FEAST OF SAINT LEANDER OF SEVILLE FEAST DAY – 13th MARCH St Leander of Seville was the son of Severianus and Theodora. He was born in […]
March 12, 2022

FEAST OF SAINT MAXIMILIAN OF THEVESTE -12th MARCH

FEAST OF SAINT MAXIMILIAN OF THEVESTE FEAST DAY – 12th MARCH Saint Maximilian of Tebessa, (Theveste), also known as Maximilian of Numidia, (AD 274–295), was a […]
March 11, 2022

FEAST OF SAINT EULOGIUS OF CORDÓBA, PRIEST AND MARTYR – 11th MARCH

FEAST OF SAINT EULOGIUS OF CÓRDOBA, PRIEST AND MARTYR FEAST DAY – 11th MARCH Saint Eulogius of Córdoba (born before 819, died March 11, 857) was […]
March 10, 2022

FEAST OF SAINT MARIE EUGENIE OF JESUS – 10th MARCH

FEAST OF SAINT MARIE EUGENIE OF JESUS FEAST DAY – 10th MARCH Marie-Eugénie de Jésus (25 August 1817 – 10 March 1898), born Anne-Eugénie Milleret de […]
March 9, 2022

FEAST OF SAINT FRANCES OF ROME – 9th MARCH

FEAST OF SAINT FRANCES OF ROME FEAST DAY – 9th MARCH Frances of Rome, (1384 – March 9, 1440) is an Italian saint who was wife, […]
March 8, 2022

FEAST OF SAINT JOHN OF GOD, CONFESSOR – 8th MARCH

FEAST OF SAINT JOHN OF GOD CONFESSOR FEAST DAY – 8th MARCH John of God (March 8, 1495 – March 8, 1550) was a Portuguese soldier […]
March 7, 2022

FEAST OF SAINTS PERPETUA AND FELICITY – 7th MARCH

FEAST OF SAINTS PERPETUA AND FELICITY, MARTYRS FEAST DAY – 7th MARCH Perpetua and Felicity (Latin: Perpetua et Felicitas) were Christian martyrs of the 3rd century.(Late […]
March 6, 2022

FEAST OF SAINT COLETTE OF CORBIE, ABBESS AND VIRGIN – 6th MARCH

FEAST OF SAINT COLETTE OF CORBIE FEAST DAY – 6th MARCH Colette of Corbie, (13 January 1381 – 6 March 1447) was a French abbess and […]
March 5, 2022

FEAST OF SAINT JOHN JOSEPH OF THE CROSS – 5th MARCH

FEAST OF SAINT JOHN JOSEPH OF THE CROSS, CONFESSOR AND PRIEST FEAST DAY – 5th MARCH Saint John Joseph of the Cross (5 August 1654 – […]
March 4, 2022

FEAST OF SAINT CASIMIR, KING OF POLAND – 4th MARCH

FEAST OF SAINT CASIMIR, KING OF POLAND  FEAST DAY – 4th MARCH St. Casimir, (3 October 1458 – 4 March 1484) to whom the Poles gave […]
March 3, 2022

FEAST OF SAINT KATHERINE DREXEL – 3rd MARCH

FEAST OF SAINT KATHERINE DREXEL FEAST DAY – 3rd MARCH Katharine Drexel (born Catherine Mary Drexel; November 26, 1858 – March 3, 1955) was an American […]
March 2, 2022

FEAST OF SAINT AGNES OF PRAGUE/BOHEMIA – 2nd MARCH

FEAST OF SAINT AGNES OF PRAGUE/BOHEMIA FEAST DAY – 2nd MARCH Agnes of Bohemia, O.S.C. (20 January 1211 – 2 March 1282), also known as Agnes […]
March 1, 2022

FEAST OF SAINT ALBINUS OF ANGERS, FRANCE – 1st MARCH

FEAST OF SAINT ALBINUS OF ANGERS, FRANCE FEAST DAY – 1st MARCH Saint Albinus of Angers, (c. 470 – 1st March 550) was a French abbot […]
February 28, 2022

FEAST OF BLESSED DANIEL BROTTIER – 28th FEBRUARY

FEAST OF BLESSED DANIEL BROTTIER FEAST DAY – 28th FEBRUARY Brottier was born in La Ferté-Saint-Cyr, a commune in the Loir-et-Cher Department of France on 7 […]
February 27, 2022

FEAST OF SAINT GABRIEL OF OUR LADY OF SORROWS, PASSIONIST – 27th FEBRUARY

FEAST OF SAINT GABRIEL OF OUR LADY OF SORROWS, PASSIONIST FEAST DAY – 27th FEBRUARY Saint Gabriel was an Italian Passionist clerical student. Born to a […]
February 26, 2022

FEAST OF SAINT ISABELLE OF FRANCE – 26th FEBRUARY

FEAST OF SAINT ISABELLE OF FRANCE FEAST DAY – 26th FEBRUARY Saint Isabelle of France, (March 1225 – 23 February, 1270), was the daughter of King […]
February 25, 2022

FEAST OF BLESSED SR RANI MARIA – 25th FEBRUARY

FEAST OF BLESSED SR. RANI MARIA FEAST DAY – 25th FEBRUARY Sister Rani Maria was born on 29 January 1954 as the second child of Paily […]
February 25, 2022

FEAST OF SAINT WALBURGA, ABBESS – 25th FEBRUARY

FEAST OF SAINT WALBURGA, ABBESS FEAST DAY – 25th FEBRUARY St. Walburga was born around 710 (c.710 – February 25, 777). She was an English missionary […]
February 24, 2022

FEAST OF SAINT ADELA OF NORMANDY – 24th FEBRUARY

FEAST OF SAINT ADELA OF NORMANDY, COUNTESS OF BLOIS FEAST DAY – 24th FEBRUARY Adela of Normandy, of Blois, or of England (c. 1067 – 8 […]
February 23, 2022

FEAST OF SAINT POLYCARP – 23rd FEBRUARY

FEAST OF SAINT POLYCARP, BISHOP OF SMYRNA AND MARTYR FEAST DAY – 23rd FEBRUARY Polycarp AD 69 – 155, was a Christian bishop of Smyrna. According […]
February 22, 2022

FEAST OF THE CHAIR OF SAINT PETER – 22nd FEBRUARY

FEAST OF THE CHAIR OF SAINT PETER FEAST DAY – 22nd FEBRUARY The Chair of Saint Peter (Latin: Cathedra Petri), also known as the Throne of […]
February 21, 2022

FEAST OF SAINT PETER DAMIAN – 21st FEBRUARY

FEAST OF SAINT PETER DAMIAN, BISHOP AND DOCTOR OF THE CHURCH FEAST DAY – 21st FEBRUARY St. Peter Damian was born in Ravenna, Italy, around 1007. […]
February 20, 2022

FEAST OF SAINTS FRANCISCO AND JACINTA MARTO – 20th FEBRUARY

FEAST OF SAINTS FRANCISCO AND JACINTA MARTO FEAST DAY – 20th FEBRUARY Francisco de Jesus Marto and Jacinta de Jesus Marto were siblings from Aljustrel, a […]
February 19, 2022

FEAST OF SAINT CONRAD OF PIACENZA – 19th FEBRUARY

FEAST OF SAINT CONRAD OF PIACENZA FEAST DAY – 19th FEBRUARY Conrad, [1290 or 1284, (uncertain birth date – 19 February 1351)] was an Italian penitent […]
February 18, 2022

FEAST OF SAINT SIMEON OF JERUSALEM – 18th FEBRUARY

FEAST OF SAINT SIMEON OF JERUSALEM, BISHOP AND MARTYR FEAST DAY – 18th FEBRUARY Simeon of Jerusalem, was a Jewish Christian leader and according to most […]
February 17, 2022

THE SEVEN HOLY FOUNDERS OF THE ORDER OF SERVITES – 17th FEBRUARY

FEAST OF THE SEVEN HOLY FOUNDERS OF THE ORDER OF SERVITES FEAST DAY – 17th FEBRUARY   RELIGIOUS (1198 – 17 February 1310) The Order of Servites, or Servants […]
February 16, 2022

SAINT JULIANA OF NICOMEDIA – 16th FEBRUARY

FEAST OF SAINT JULIANA OF NICOMEDIA VIRGIN AND MARTYR FEAST DAY – 16th FEBRUARY Saint Juliana of Nicomedia is said to have suffered Christian martyrdom during […]
February 15, 2022

FEAST OF SAINT CLAUDE LA COLOMBIÈRE – 15th FEBRUARY

FEAST OF SAINT CLAUDE LA COLOMBIÈRE FEAST DAY – 15th FEBRUARY Claude La Colombière (born February 2, 1641, Saint-Symphorien-d’Ozon, France—died February 15, 1682), was a French […]
February 14, 2022

FEAST OF SAINT VALENTINE, BISHOP AND MARTYR – 14th FEBRUARY

FEAST OF SAINT VALENTINE, MARTYR FEAST DAY – 14th FEBRUARY The Roman Martyrology lists not one, but two Valentines, for February 14th. The first reads thus: […]
February 14, 2022

FEAST OF SAINTS CYRIL AND METHODIUS – 14th FEBRUARY

FEAST OF SAINTS CYRIL AND METHODIUS FEAST DAY – 14th FEBRUARY Cyril (born Constantine, 826–869) and Methodius (815–885) were two brothers and Byzantine Christian theologians and […]
February 13, 2022

FEAST OF SAINT CATHERINE DE RICCI – 13th FEBRUARY

FEAST OF SAINT CATHERINE OF RICCI FEAST DAY – 13th FEBRUARY Catherine of Ricci was born to a well-known wealthy family in Florence, Italy, on 23 […]
February 12, 2022

FEAST OF STS. SATURNINUS AND COMPANIONS – 12th FEBRUARY

FEAST OF STS. SATURNINUS AND COMPANIONS, MARTYRS OF ABITINA IN AFRICA FEAST DAY – 12th FEBRUARY The Martyrs of Abitinae (or Abitinian Martyrs) were a group […]
February 11, 2022

FEAST OF OUR LADY OF LOURDES – 11th FEBRUARY

COMMEMORATION OF THE FEAST OF OUR LADY OF LOURDES FEAST DAY – 11th FEBRUARY February 11th marks the first apparition of the Blessed Virgin Mary in […]
February 10, 2022

FEAST OF SAINT SCHOLASTICA – 10th FEBRUARY

FEAST OF SAINT SCHOLASTICA, VIRGIN AND RELIGIOUS FEAST DAY – 10th FEBRUARY St. Scholastica was born in Nursia, Italy, of wealthy parents, on 2 March 480 […]
February 9, 2022

FEAST OF SAINT APOLLONIA AND BLESSED ANNE CATHERINE EMMERICH – 9th FEBRUARY

FEAST OF SAINT APOLLONIA AND BLESSED ANNE CATHERINE EMMERICH FEAST DAY – 9th FEBRUARY SAINT APOLLONIA  While most of the Christians were fleeing the city following […]
February 8, 2022

FEAST OF SAINTS JOSEPHINE BAKHITA AND JEROME EMILIANI – 8th FEBRUARY

FEAST OF SAINT JOSEPHINE BAKHITA AND JEROME EMILIANI FEAST DAY – 8th FEBRUARY JOSEPHINE MARGARET BAKHITA, F.D.C.C. (ca. 1869 – 8 February 1947), was a Sudanese-Italian […]
February 7, 2022

FEAST OF SAINTS GONSALO GARCIA AND RICHARD OF LUCCA – 7th FEBRUARY

FEAST OF SAINTS GONSALO GARCIA AND SAINT RICHARD THE PILGRIM FEAST DAY – 7th FEBRUARY SAINT GONSALO GARCIA  Gonsalo Garcia was born in 1557, in Agashi […]
February 6, 2022

FEAST OF SAINT PAUL MIKI AND COMPANIONS, MARTYRS – 6th FEBRUARY

FEAST OF SAINT PAUL MIKI AND COMPANIONS, MARTYRS FEAST DAY – 6th FEBRUARY Paul Miki, 1562 – 5 February 1597, was a Roman Catholic Japanese Jesuit […]
February 5, 2022

FEAST OF SAINT AGATHA OF SICILY, VIRGIN AND MARTYR – 5th FEBRUARY

FEAST OF SAINT AGATHA OF SICILY, VIRGIN AND MARTYR FEAST DAY – 5th FEBRUARY Agatha of Sicily ( 231 – 251 AD) is a Christian saint, whose […]
February 4, 2022

FEAST OF SAINTS JOSEPH OF LEONESSA AND JOHN DE BRITTO – 4th FEBRUARY

FEAST OF SAINT JOSEPH OF LEONESSA FEAST OF SAINT JOHN DE BRITTO  FEAST DAY – 4th FEBRUARY Joseph of Leonessa/Leonissa lived from 1556 to 1612 AD. […]
February 3, 2022

FEAST OF ST BLAISE, BISHOP AND MARTYR – 3rd FEBRUARY

FEAST OF SAINT BLAISE OF SEBASTE FEAST DAY – 3rd FEBRUARY Saint Blaise, was a physician in Armenia, who was made a bishop, and he is […]
February 1, 2022

FEAST OF SAINT BRIGID OF IRELAND – 1st FEBRUARY

FEAST OF SAINT BRIGID OF IRELAND FEAST DAY – 1st FEBRUARY Brigid of Ireland, c. 451 – 525, is the patroness saint (or ‘mother saint’) of Ireland, […]
January 31, 2022

FEAST OF SAINT JOHN BOSCO – 31st JANUARY

FEAST OF SAINT JOHN BOSCO FEAST DAY – 31st JANUARY John Melchior Bosco was an Italian Roman Catholic priest, educator, and writer of the 19th century. […]
January 30, 2022

FEAST OF SAINT MARTINA OF ROME – 30th JANUARY

FEAST OF SAINT MARTINA OF ROME FEAST DAY – 30th JANUARY Saint Martina, a Roman virgin, was the child of a noble Christian consul, of whom […]
January 29, 2022

FEAST OF SAINT DALLÁN FORGAILL – 29th JANUARY

FEAST OF SAINT DALLÁN FORGAILL FEAST DAY – 29th JANUARY Saint Dallan’s given name was Eochaidh, his father was Colla, a descendant of the legendary High […]
January 28, 2022

FEAST OF SAINT THOMAS AQUINAS – 28th JANUARY

FEAST OF SAINT THOMAS AQUINAS FEAST DAY – 28th JANUARY Thomas Aquinas was an Italian Dominican friar, philosopher, Catholic priest, and Doctor of the Church. An […]
January 27, 2022

FEAST OF SAINT ANGELA MERICI -27th JANUARY

FEAST OF SAINT ANGELA MERICI FEAST DAY – 27th JANUARY Angela Merici or Angela de Merici, 21 March 1474 – 27 January 1540, was an Italian […]
January 26, 2022

FEAST OF SAINTS TIMOTHY AND TITUS – 26th JANUARY

FEAST OF SAINTS TIMOTHY AND TITUS FEAST DAY – 26th JANUARY Saint Timothy was an early Christian evangelist and the first Christian bishop of Ephesus, who […]
January 25, 2022

FEAST OF SAINT PAUL, APOSTLE AND MARTYR – 25th JANUARY

FEAST OF SAINT PAUL THE APOSTLE AND MARTYR FEAST DAY – 25th JANUARY Paul, who was born Saul of Tarsus; c. 5 – c. 64/67 AD, commonly known […]
January 24, 2022

FEAST OF SAINT FRANCIS DE SALES – 24th JANUARY

FEAST OF SAINT FRANCIS DE SALES FEAST DAY – 24th JANUARY Saint Francis de Sales who was quite a religious celebrity, was a humble, handsome, tough, […]
January 23, 2022

FEAST OF SAINT MARIANNE COPE – 23rd JANUARY

FEAST OF SAINT MARIANNE COPE FEAST DAY – 23rd JANUARY Saint Marianne Cope, (January 23, 1838 – August 9, 1918) was a model female Franciscan, who […]
January 22, 2022

FEAST OF SAINTS VINCENT PALOTTI AND VINCENT OF SARAGOSSA – 22nd JANUARY

FEAST OF SAINT VINCENT PALLOTTI, CONFESSOR AND SAINT VINCENT OF SARAGOSSA FEAST DAY – 22nd JANUARY 1. SAINT VINCENT PALLOTTI CONFESSOR (21 April 1795 – 22 […]
January 21, 2022

FEAST OF SAINT AGNES, MARTYR – 21st JANUARY

FEAST OF SAINT AGNES, MARTYR FEAST DAY – 21st JANUARY Agnes of Rome (c.  291 – c.  304) is a virgin martyr, venerated as a saint […]
January 20, 2022

FEAST OF SAINTS FABIAN AND SEBASTIAN, MARTYRS – 20th JANUARY

FEAST OF SAINTS FABIAN AND SEBASTIAN, MARTYRS FEAST DAY – 20th JANUARY Most of Fabian’s papacy was characterized by amicable relations with the imperial government, and […]
January 19, 2022

FEAST OF SAINT GERMANICUS OF SMYRNA – 19th JANUARY

FEAST OF SAINT GERMANICUS OF SMYRNA, MARTYR FEAST DAY – 19th JANUARY Saint Germanicus was a youth who was arrested and martyred for his faith in […]
January 18, 2022

FEAST OF SAINT PRISCA, VIRGIN AND MARTYR – 18th JANUARY

FEAST OF SAINT PRISCA, VIRGIN AND MARTYR FEAST DAY – 18th JANUARY Saint Prisca was a young Roman girl, who was brutally tortured and executed because […]
January 17, 2022

FEAST OF SAINT ANTHONY THE GREAT, ABBOT – 17th JANUARY

FEAST OF SAINT ANTHONY THE GREAT, ABBOT FEAST DAY – 17th JANUARY Anthony the Great was a Christian monk from Egypt. He is known by various […]
January 16, 2022

FEAST OF SAINT HONORATUS OF ARIES – 16th JANUARY

FEAST OF SAINT HONORATUS OF ARIES FEAST DAY – 16th JANUARY Honoratus was born in 350 AD, in the north of Gaul to a consular Roman […]
January 15, 2022

FEAST OF SAINT PAUL OF THEBES – 15th JANUARY

FEAST OF SAINT PAUL OF THEBES (PAUL THE HERMIT) FEAST DAY – 15th JANUARY Paul of Thebes, commonly known as Paul, the First Hermit or Paul […]
January 14, 2022

FEAST OF SAINT FELIX OF NOLA – 14th JANUARY

FEAST OF SAINT FELIX OF NOLA FEAST DAY – 14th JANUARY Saint Felix of Nola was a Christian presbyter at Nola near Naples in Italy. He […]
January 13, 2022

FEAST OF SAINT HILARY OF POITIERS – 13th JANUARY

FEAST OF SAINT HILARY OF POITIERS FEAST DAY – 13th JANUARY A convert from Neoplatonism, Hilary was elected bishop of Poitiers (c. 353). He was exiled […]
January 12, 2022

FEAST OF SAINT MARGUERITE BOURGEOYS – 12th JANUARY

FEAST OF SAINT MARGUERITE BOURGEOYS FEAST DAY – 12th JANUARY Marguerite Bourgeoys, born on 17 April 1620 – died 12 January 1700, was a French nun […]
January 11, 2022

FEAST OF BLESSED WILLIAM CARTER – 11th JANUARY

FEAST OF BLESSED WILLIAM CARTER FEAST DAY – 11th JANUARY William Carter was born in London in 1548, the son of John Carter, a draper, and […]
January 10, 2022

FEAST OF BLESSED POPE GREGORY X – 10th JANUARY

FEAST OF BLESSED POPE GREGORY X FEAST DAY – 10th JANUARY Blessed Pope Gregory X (1210 to 1276) was Bishop of Rome 1272 and Ruler of […]
January 9, 2022

FEAST OF SAINT ADRIAN OF CANTERBURY – 9th JANUARY

FEAST OF SAINT ADRIAN OF CANTERBURY FEAST DAY – 9th JANUARY Adrian, also spelled Hadrian (born before 637, died 710), was a North African scholar in […]
January 8, 2022

FEAST OF SAINT APOLLINARIS THE APOLOGIST – 8th JANUARY

FEAST OF SAINT CLAUDIUS APOLLINARIS FEAST DAY – 8th JANUARY Claudius Apollinaris was born in Turkey, Europe. He was appointed bishop of Phyrgia, Ravenna and his […]
January 7, 2022

FEAST OF SAINT RAYMOND OF PENYAFORT – 7th JANUARY

FEAST OF SAINT RAYMOND OF PENYAFORT FEAST DAY – 7th JANUARY Raymond of Penyafort was born in Vilafranca del Penedès, a small town near Barcelona, Principality […]
January 6, 2022

FEAST OF SAINT ANDRÉ BESSETTE OF MONTREAL – 6th JANUARY

FEAST OF SAINT ANDRÉ BESSETTE OF MONTREAL FEAST DAY – 6th JANUARY André Bessette, (9 August 1845 – 6 January 1937), more commonly known as Brother […]
January 5, 2022

FEAST OF SAINT JOHN NEUMANN – 5th JANUARY

FEAST OF SAINT JOHN NEUMANN FEAST DAY – 5th JANUARY St. John Neumann was born in central Europe in what is today the Czech Republic. Like […]
January 4, 2022

FEAST OF SAINT ELIZABETH ANN SETON – 4th JANUARY

FEAST OF SAINT ELIZABETH ANN SETON FEAST DAY – 4th JANUARY Elizabeth Ann Bayley Seton, SC, (August 28, 1774 – January 4, 1821) was a Catholic […]
January 3, 2022

FEAST OF SAINT KURIAKOSE ELIAS CHAVARA – 3rd JANUARY

FEAST OF SAINT KURIAKOSE ELIAS CHAVARA FEAST DAY – 3rd JANUARY St. Kuriakose Chavara was born in 1805, of pious and devout Catholic parents of Syro-Malabar […]
January 2, 2022

FEAST OF SAINTS BASIL AND GREGORY – 2nd JANUARY

FEAST OF SAINT BASIL AND SAINT GREGORY FEAST DAY – 2nd JANUARY Saints Basil and Gregory lived so long ago, were so prolific, and played such […]
December 31, 2021

FEAST OF POPE SAINT SYLVESTER I – 31st DECEMBER

FEAST OF SAINT POPE SYLVESTER I FEAST DAY – 31st DECEMBER Pope Sylvester I (also Silvester, died 31 December 335) was born around the year 250. […]
December 30, 2021

FEAST OF POPE SAINT FELIX I – 30th DECEMBER

FEAST OF SAINT POPE FELIX I FEAST DAY – 30th DECEMBER Saint Felix I, a Roman, (died Dec. 30, 274, Rome;), was Pope from 269 to […]
December 29, 2021

FEAST OF SAINT THOMAS BECKET, ARCHBISHOP OF CANTERBURY – 29th DECEMBER

FEAST OF SAINT THOMAS BECKET, ARCHBISHOP OF CANTERBURY, MARTYR FEAST DAY – 29th DECEMBER Thomas Becket, was Archbishop of Canterbury from 1162 until his murder in […]
December 28, 2021

FEAST OF THE HOLY INNOCENTS, MARTYRS – 28th DECEMBER

FEAST OF THE HOLY INNOCENTS, MARTYRS FEAST DAY – 28th DECEMBER Feast of the Holy Innocents, also called Childermas or Innocents’ Day, is a Christian feast in remembrance of […]
December 27, 2021

FEAST OF SAINT JOHN THE APOSTLE AND EVANGELIST – 27th DECEMBER

FEAST OF SAINT JOHN THE APOSTLE AND EVANGELIST FEAST DAY – 27th DECEMBER John the Apostle (c. 6 AD – c. 100 AD) or Saint John the Beloved […]
December 26, 2021

FEAST OF SAINT STEPHEN, FIRST MARTYR – 26th DECEMBER

FEAST OF SAINT STEPHEN, FIRST MARTYR. FEAST DAY – 26th DECEMBER Stephen, (c. 5 – c. 34 AD) traditionally venerated as the first martyr of Christianity, […]
December 24, 2021

FEAST OF SAINT IRMINA, ABBESS – 24th DECEMBER

FEAST OF SAINT IRMINA, ABBESS FEAST DAY – 24th DECEMBER Saint Irmina or Irma was a Benedictine abbess and patroness of St. Willibrord. The daughter of […]
December 23, 2021

FEAST OF SAINT JOHN OF KANTY – 23rd DECEMBER

FEAST OF SAINT JOHN OF KANTY FEAST DAY – 23rd DECEMBER John Cantius was born in Kęty, a small town near Oświęcim, Poland, to Anna and […]
December 22, 2021

SAINT FRANCES XAVIER CABRINI – 22nd DECEMBER

FEAST OF SAINT FRANCES XAVIER CABRINI FEAST DAY – 22nd DECEMBER St. Frances Xavier Cabrini was born as Maria Francesca Cabrini on July 15, 1850 in […]
December 21, 2021

FEAST OF SAINT PETER CANISIUS – 21st DECEMBER

FEAST OF SAINT PETER CANISIUS FEAST DAY – 21st DECEMBER The energetic life of Peter Canisius, puts paid to the notion that saints lead dull lives. […]
December 20, 2021

FEAST OF SAINT DOMINIC OF SILOS – 20th DECEMBER

FEAST OF SAINT DOMINIC OF SILOS FEAST DAY – 20th DECEMBER Born in Cañas, La Rioja, to a family of peasants, Dominic worked as a shepherd, […]
December 19, 2021

FEAST OF SAINT ANASTASIUS I, POPE – 19th DECEMBER

FEAST OF SAINT ANASTASIUS I – POPE FEAST DAY – 19th DECEMBER St. Anastasius I was born in Rome. He was the son of Maximus, and […]
December 18, 2021

FEAST OF SAINT WINIBALD – 18th DECEMBER

FEAST OF SAINT WINIBALD FEAST DAY – 18th DECEMBER Winibald (c. 702 – 18 December 761) was abbot of the Benedictine double monastery of Heidenheim. Winibald […]
December 17, 2021

FEAST OF SAINT OLYMPIAS THE DEACONESS – 17th DECEMBER

FEAST OF SAINT OLYMPIAS THE DEACONESS FEAST DAY – 17th DECEMBER Olympias was the daughter born to the Antiochian Greek noblewoman, Alexandra and the wealthy Greek […]
December 16, 2021

FEAST OF SAINT ADELAIDE OF BURGUNDY – 16th DECEMBER

FEAST OF SAINT ADELAIDE OF BURGUNDY FEAST DAY – 16th DECEMBER The daughter of Rudolf II, king of Burgundy, and Bertha of Swabia, Adelaide, (born c. […]
December 15, 2021

FEAST OF BLESSED MARY FRANCES SCHERVIER – 15th DECEMBER

FEAST OF SAINT MARY FRANCES SCHERVIER FEAST DAY – 15th DECEMBER Frances Schervier was born into a wealthy family in Aachen, Germany. Her father, Johann Heinrich […]
December 14, 2021

FEAST OF SAINT JOHN OF THE CROSS – 14th DECEMBER

FEAST OF ST. JOHN OF THE CROSS, PRIEST & DOCTOR OF THE CHURCH FEAST DAY – 14 DECEMBER John of the Cross (born 24 June 1542 […]
December 13, 2021

FEAST OF SAINT LUCY OF SYRACUSE – 13th DECEMBER

FEAST OF SAINT LUCY OF SYRACUSE FEAST DAY – 13th DECEMBER St. Lucy, Italian Santa Lucia, (died 304, Syracuse, Sicily; feast day December 13), virgin and […]
December 12, 2021

FEAST OF OUR LADY OF GUADALUPE – 12th DECEMBER

FEAST OF OUR LADY OF GUADALUPE FEAST DAY – 12th DECEMBER Our Lady of Guadalupe, also called the Virgin of Guadalupe, in Roman Catholicism, the Virgin […]
December 11, 2021

FEAST OF SAINT POPE DAMASUS I – 11th DECEMBER

FEAST OF SAINT POPE DAMASUS I FEAST DAY – 11th DECEMBER St. Damasus I, (born c. 304, Rome—died December 11, 384, Rome; feast day December 11), […]
December 10, 2021

FEAST OF OUR LADY OF LORETO – 10th DECEMBER

FEAST OF OUR LADY, THE VIRGIN MARY, OF LORETO FEAST DAY – 10th DECEMBER The Church celebrates the feast of Our Lady of Loreto, on 10th […]
December 9, 2021

FEAST OF SAINT JUAN DIEGO – 9th DECEMBER

FEAST OF SAINT JUAN DIEGO FEAST DAY – 9th DECEMBER Juan Diego, (1474–1548), a Chichimec peasant and Marian visionary, is said to have been granted apparitions […]
December 7, 2021

FEAST OF SAINT AMBROSE OF MILAN – 7th DECEMBER

FEAST OF SAINT AMBROSE OF MILAN FEAST DAY – 7th DECEMBER St. Ambrose, was born in 339, in Gaul now Trier, Germany, and died in 397. […]
December 6, 2021

FEAST OF SAINT NICHOLAS – 6th DECEMBER

FEAST OF SAINT NICHOLAS FEAST DAY – 6th DECEMBER The true story of Santa Claus begins with Nicholas, who was born during the third century in […]
December 5, 2021

FEAST OF SAINT SABAS – 5th DECEMBER

FEAST OF SAINT SABAS FEAST DAY – 5th DECEMBER St Sabas was born the son of John, a military commander, and Sophia, at Moutalaske near Caesarea […]