December 4, 2021

FEAST OF SAINT JOHN OF DAMASCUS – 4th DECEMBER

FEAST OF SAINT JOHN OF DAMASCUS FEAST DAY – 4th DECEMBER St. John of Damascus, also called Saint John Damascene, Latin Johannes Damascenus, (born c. 675, […]
December 3, 2021

FEAST OF SAINT FRANCIS XAVIER – 3rd DECEMBER

FEAST OF SAINT FRANCIS XAVIER FEAST DAY – 3rd DECEMBER Francis Xavier was born in the royal castle of Xavier, in the Kingdom of Navarre, on […]
December 2, 2021

FEAST OF SAINT BIBIANA – 2nd DECEMBER

FEAST OF SAINT BIBIANA FEAST DAY – 2nd DECEMBER The earliest information on St. Bibiana, a Roman female martyr, occurs in the biography of Pope Simplicius […]
December 1, 2021

FEAST OF SAINT ELIGIUS OF NOYON – 1st DECEMBER

FEAST OF SAINT ELIGIUS OF NOYON FEAST DAY – 1st DECEMBER Eligius was a Bishop of Noyon, Tournai, and was born at Chaptelat near Limoges, France, […]
November 30, 2021

FEAST OF SAINT ANDREW THE APOSTLE – 30th NOVEMBER

FEAST OF SAINT ANDREW THE APOSTLE FEAST DAY – 30th NOVEMBER St. Andrew, also known as Andrew the Apostle, was a Christian Apostle and the older […]
November 29, 2021

FEAST OF SAINT SATURNINUS OF TOULOUSE – 29th NOVEMBER

FEAST OF SAINT SATURNINUS OF TOULOUSE FEAST DAY – 29th NOVEMBER Saint Saturnin of Toulouse (Latin: Saturninus), was one of the “Apostles to the Gauls” sent […]
November 28, 2021

FEAST OF SAINT CATHERINE LABOURÉ – 28th NOVEMBER

FEAST OF SAINT CATHERINE LABOURÉ FEAST DAY – 28th NOVEMBER Catherine Labouré (May 2, 1806 – December 31, 1876) was a French nun and a member […]
November 27, 2021

FEAST OF STS JAMES INTERCISUS AND VIRGILIUS OF SALZBURG – 27th NOVEMBER

FEAST OF STS JAMES INTERCISUS AND VIRGILIUS OF SALZBURG FEAST DAY – 27th NOVEMBER James was a soldier and courtier to King Yezdigerd I of Persia […]
November 26, 2021

FEAST OF SAINT JOHN BERCHMANS – 26th NOVEMBER

FEAST OF SAINT JOHN BERCHMANS FEAST DAY – 26th NOVEMBER ​John was born at Diest, Brabant, the eldest son of a shoemaker. His parents were John […]
November 25, 2021

FEAST OF ST CATHERINE OF ALEXANDRIA – 25th NOVEMBER

FEAST OF SAINT CATHERINE OF ALEXANDRIA FEAST DAY – 25th NOVEMBER Catherine of Alexandria was martyred around 305 in Alexandria, Egypt. She is also known as […]
November 24, 2021

FEAST OF ST ANDREW DUNG-LAC AND COMPANIONS – 24th NOVEMBER

FEAST OF SAINT ANDREW DUNG-LAC AND COMPANIONS FEAST DAY – 24th NOVEMBER On June 19, 1988, Pope John Paul II canonized 117 martyrs who suffered death […]
November 23, 2021

FEAST OF BLESSED MIGUEL AGUSTIN PRO – 23rd NOVEMBER

FEAST OF BLESSED MIGUEL AGUSTIN PRO FEAST DAY – 23rd NOVEMBER Miguel was born on January 13, 1891 in Guadalupe, Mexico, and was the eldest son […]
November 22, 2021

FEAST OF SAINT CECILIA – 22nd NOVEMBER

FEAST OF SAINT CECILIA, MARTYR FEAST DAY – 22nd NOVEMBER Saint Cecilia, was born in the 3rd century, Rome, Italy, and came from an extremely rich […]
November 20, 2021

FEAST OF SAINT EDMUND, MARTYR – 20th NOVEMBER

FEAST OF ST EDMUND THE MARTYR FEAST DAY – 20th NOVEMBER Saint Edmund, or Edmund the Martyr, King of East Anglia in the 9th century AD, […]
November 19, 2021

FEAST OF SAINT NERSES THE GREAT – 19th NOVEMBER

FEAST OF SAINT NERSES THE GREAT FEAST DAY – 19th NOVEMBER Nerses I the Great was an Armenian Catholicos (or Patriarch) who lived in the fourth […]
November 18, 2021

FEAST OF DEDICATION OF BASILICAS OF SAINT PETER AND SAINT PAUL – 18th NOVEMBER

FEAST OF THE BASILICAS OF SAINTS PETER AND PAUL. FEAST DAY – 18th NOVEMBER The Feast of today, celebrates the dedications of two of four major […]
November 17, 2021

SAINT ELIZABETH OF HUNGARY – 17th NOVEMBER

FEAST OF SAINT ELIZABETH OF HUNGARY FEAST DAY – 17th NOVEMBER Elizabeth of Hungary, also known as Saint Elizabeth or Elisabeth of Thuringia, was a princess […]
November 16, 2021

FEAST OF SAINT MARGARET OF SCOTLAND – 16th NOVEMBER

FEAST OF SAINT MARGARET OF SCOTLAND FEAST DAY – 16th NOVEMBER St. Margaret of Scotland was born in 1045 in Hungary and belonged to a royal […]
November 15, 2021

FEAST OF SAINT ALBERT THE GREAT – 15th NOVEMBER

FEAST OF SAINT ALBERT THE GREAT FEAST DAY – 15th NOVEMBER A great doctor of the Church, Albertus Magnus was born in Germany, and studied at […]
November 14, 2021

FEAST OF SAINT LAWRENCE O’TOOLE – 14th NOVEMBER

FEAST OF SAINT LAWRENCE O’TOOLE FEAST DAY – 14th NOVEMBER St. Lawrence O’Toole was born around 1128 in County Kildare, Ireland. His father was the chief […]
November 13, 2021

FEAST OF SAINT AGOSTINA – 13th NOVEMBER

FEAST OF SAINT AGOSTINA  FEAST DAY – 13th NOVEMBER Saint Agostina, originally known as Olivia Pietrantoni, was born and baptized in Italy and from an early […]
November 12, 2021

FEAST OF SAINT JOSAPHAT, BISHOP AND MARTYR – 12th NOVEMBER

FEAST OF SAINT JOSAPHAT OF UKRAINE FEAST DAY – 12th NOVEMBER Saint Josaphat, whose former name was John Kunsevich, was born around the year 1580, in […]
November 11, 2021

FEAST OF SAINT MARTIN OF TOURS – 11th NOVEMBER

FEAST OF SAINT MARTIN OF TOURS FEAST DAY – 11th NOVEMBER Saint Martin of Tours was born in Savaria, Pannonia in around 316 AD in a […]
November 10, 2021

FEAST OF SAINT POPE LEO THE GREAT – 10th NOVEMBER

FEAST OF POPE SAINT LEO THE GREAT FEAST DAY – 10th NOVEMBER On just two popes the title of ‘Great’ has been conferred, and today’s saint […]
November 9, 2021

FEAST OF THE DEDICATION OF THE SAINT JOHN LATERAN BASILICA – 9th NOVEMBER

FEAST OF THE DEDICATION OF THE SAINT JOHN LATERAN BASILICA FEAST DAY – 9th NOVEMBER The Cathedral of the Most Holy Savior and of Saints John […]
November 8, 2021

FEAST OF BLESSED JOHN DUNS SCOTUS – 8th NOVEMBER

FEAST OF BLESSED JOHN DUNS SCOTUS FEAST DAY – 8th NOVEMBER John Duns Scotus, born at Duns, a village near Berwick-on-Tweed in Scotland, entered the Franciscan […]
November 7, 2021

FEAST OF SAINT ACHILLAS OF ALEXANDRIA – 7th NOVEMBER

FEAST OF SAINT ACHILLAS OF ALEXANDRIA FEAST DAY – 7th NOVEMBER Achillas of Alexandia is less well-known than his contemporary Arius. But while one has gone […]
November 6, 2021

FEAST OF ST LEONARD OF NOBLAC – 6th NOVEMBER

FEAST OF ST LEONARD OF NOBLAC FEAST DAY – 6th NOVEMBER Today, November 6, we celebrate the feast day of Saint Leonard of Noblac. Leonard was […]
November 5, 2021

FEAST OF STS ELIZABETH AND ZACHARIAH – 5th NOVEMBER

FEAST OF STS. ELIZABETH AND ZACHARIAH FEAST DAY – 5th NOVEMBER Elizabeth was the mother of John the Baptist and the wife of Zachariah, according to […]
November 4, 2021

FEAST OF SAINT CHARLES BORROMEO – 4th NOVEMBER

FEAST OF ST. CHARLES BORROMEO, ARCHBISHOP OF MILAN AND CARDINAL FEAST DAY – 4th NOVEMBER From a boy bishop to a giant of sanctity, today’s Saint, […]
November 3, 2021

FEAST OF SAINT MARTIN DE PORRES – 3rd NOVEMBER

FEAST OF SAINT MARTIN DE PORRES FEAST DAY – 3rd NOVEMBER St. Martin de Porres was born in Lima, Peru on December 9, 1579. Martin was […]
October 31, 2021

FEAST OF SAINT WOLFGANG OF REGENSBURG – 31st OCTOBER

FEAST OF SAINT WOLFGANG OF REGENSBURG FEAST DAY – 31st OCTOBER Saint Wolfgang of Regensburg ( 934 – October 31, 994 AD) was bishop of Regensburg […]
October 30, 2021

FEAST OF SAINT ALPHONSUS RODRIGUEZ – 30th OCTOBER

FEAST OF SAINT ALPHONSUS RODRIGUEZ FEAST DAY – 30th OCTOBER Alphonsus Rodriguez, Confessor and lay brother, also called Alonso, was born in Segovia, Spain, on July […]
October 29, 2021

FEAST OF SAINT NARCISSUS – 29th OCTOBER

FEAST OF SAINT NARCISSUS FEAST DAY – 29th OCTOBER Narcissus was born towards the end of the first century in AD 99. He was almost 80-years-old […]
October 28, 2021

FEAST OF STS JUDE AND SIMON, APOSTLES – 28th OCTOBER

FEAST OF SAINTS JUDE AND SIMON, APOSTLES FEAST DAY – 28th OCTOBER St. Jude Thaddeus and St. Simon, two of the least known Apostles, are paradoxically, […]
October 27, 2021

FEAST OF SAINT FRUMENTIUS – 27th OCTOBER

FEAST OF SAINT FRUMENTIUS FEAST DAY – 27th OCTOBER Called “Abuna” or “the fa­ther’ of Ethiopia, sent to that land by St. Athanasius, Frumentius was born […]
October 26, 2021

FEASTS OF SAINT BEAN AND POPE SAINT EVARISTUS – 26th OCTOBER

FEAST OF SAINT BEAN AND POPE ST EVARISTUS FEAST DAY – 26th OCTOBER On December 16, there is named in the Roman Martyrology and in certain […]
October 25, 2021

FEAST OF STS CRISPIN AND CRISPINIAN – 25th OCTOBER

FEAST OF SAINTS CRISPIN AND CRISPINIAN FEAST DAY – 25th OCTOBER Saint Crispin’s Day, or the Feast of Saint Crispin, falls on 25 October and is […]
October 24, 2021

FEAST OF SAINT ANTHONY MARY CLARET – 24th OCTOBER

SAINT ANTHONY MARY CLARET FEAST DAY – 24th OCTOBER Anthony Mary Claret was a Spanish Roman Catholic Archbishop and missionary, and was confessor of Isabella II […]
October 23, 2021

FEAST OF SAINT JOHN CAPISTRANO – 23rd OCTOBER

FEAST OF SAINT JOHN CAPISTRANO  FEAST DAY – 23rd OCTOBER On Oct. 23, the Catholic Church celebrates the life of Saint John of Capistrano, a Franciscan […]
October 22, 2021

FEAST OF SAINT JOHN PAUL II, POPE – 22nd OCTOBER

FEAST OF SAINT JOHN PAUL II, POPE FEAST DAY – 22nd OCTOBER Karol Wojtyła – “Lolek” to his familykm and friends – learned a great deal […]
October 21, 2021

FEAST OF SAINT HILARION THE GREAT – 21st OCTOBER

FEAST OF SAINT HILARION  FEAST DAY – 21st OCTOBER Hilarion the Great (291–371) was an anchorite who spent most of his life in the desert according […]
October 20, 2021

FEAST OF SAINT PAUL OF THE CROSS – 20th OCTOBER

FEAST OF SAINT PAUL OF THE CROSS FEAST DAY – 20th OCTOBER Saint Paul of the Cross, originally named Paolo Francesco Danei, was born on 3 […]
October 19, 2021

FEAST OF SAINTS JEAN DE BRÉBEUF, ISAAC JOGUES AND COMPANIONS, MARTYRS – 19th OCTOBER

FEAST OF SAINTS JEAN DE BRÉBEUF, ISAAC JOGUES AND COMPANIONS, MARTYRS FEAST DAY – 19th OCTOBER In the dense forests of Iroquois nation, Jean de Brébeuf, […]
October 18, 2021

FEAST OF ST LUKE THE EVANGELIST – 18th OCTOBER

FEAST OF ST LUKE THE EVANGELIST FEAST DAY – 18th OCTOBER St Paul speaks of St Luke, The Doctor, the author of the Third Gospel and […]
October 17, 2021

FEAST OF ST IGNATIUS OF ANTIOCH,- 17th OCTOBER

FEAST OF SAINT IGNATIUS OF ANTIOCH FEAST DAY – 17th OCTOBER St. Ignatius of Antioch has been well-known since earliest times. He was born in the […]
October 16, 2021

FEAST OF ST MARGARET MARY ALACOQUE – 16th OCTOBER

SAINT MARGARET MARY ALACOQUE FEAST DAY – 16th OCTOBER St. Margaret Mary Alacoque was born in the Diocese of Autun (France) on July 22, 1647, the […]
October 15, 2021

FEAST OF ST TERESA OF AVILA – 15th OCTOBER

SAINT TERESA OF AVILA FEAST DAY – 15th OCTOBER Teresa was born in Avila, Spain, on March 28, 1515. Two years after she was born, Luther […]
October 14, 2021

FEAST OF POPE SAINT CALLISTUS I

SAINT CALLISTUS I FEAST DAY – 14th OCTOBER Pope Callixtus, also called Callistus I, was the bishop of Rome from c. 218 to his death c. […]
October 13, 2021

FEAST OF SAINT KING EDWARD THE CONFESSOR – 13th OCTOBER

SAINT EDWARD THE CONFESSOR FEAST DAY – 13th OCTOBER Edward the Confessor, (1003 – 1066) the son of King Ethelred III and his Norman wife, Emma, […]
October 12, 2021

FEAST OF BLESSED CARLO ACUTIS – 12th OCTOBER

BLESSED CARLO ACUTIS FEAST DAY – 12th OCTOBER Blessed Carlo Acutis was born on May 3, 1991 in London, United Kingdom to Andrea Acutis and Antonia […]
October 11, 2021

FEAST OF POPE ST. JOHN XXIII – 11th OCTOBER

SAINT JOHN XXIII, POPE FEAST DAY – 11th OCTOBER Pope Saint John XXIII, who lived from 1881 – 1963, was born Angelo Roncalli into a large, […]
October 10, 2021

FEAST OF ST FRANCIS BORGIA – 10th OCTOBER

SAINT FRANCIS BORGIA FEAST DAY – 10th OCTOBER Francis Borgia, was a young nobleman at the court of the King of Spain. He was born in […]
October 9, 2021

FEAST OF ST JOHN LEONARDI – 9th OCTOBER

SAINT JOHN LEONARDI FEAST DAY – 9TH OCTOBER John Leonardi was born at Diecimo, Italy, in1541. He became a pharmacist’s assistant at Lucca, studied for the […]
October 8, 2021

FEAST OF ST. PELAGIA THE PENITENT – 8th OCTOBER

SAINT PELAGIA FEAST DAY – 8th OCTOBER Pelagia, distinguished as Pelagia of Antioch, Pelagia the Penitent, and Pelagia the Harlot, was a Christian saint and hermit […]
October 6, 2021

PRAYER ON FEAST OF ST. BRUNO – 6th OCTOBER

SAINT BRUNO, PRIEST FEAST DAY – 6th OCTOBER Saint Bruno, 1030 – 1101 is the Patron Saint of Calabria, Italy, and of Germany. A writer as well […]
October 5, 2021

PRAYER ON FEAST OF ST MARIA FAUSTINA KOWALSKA – 5th OCTOBER

ST. MARIA FAUSTINA KOWALSKA FEAST DAY – 5th OCTOBER Maria Faustina Kowalska, born on 25th August 1905, lived till 5th August 1938. She was also known […]
October 4, 2021

PRAYER ON FEAST OF SAINT FRANCIS OF ASSISI – 4th OCTOBER

ST FRANCIS OF ASSISI FEAST DAY – 4th OCTOBER Francis Bernardone was born in 1181, at Assisi, Umbria, Italy. He abandoned a life of luxury for […]