Saints Of The Day

Saint of the Day Online - St Gelasius

St Gelasius who was the Pope from 1 March 492 to his death in 496 was probably the third and last Bishop of Rome of Berber descent in the Catholic Church.

Read More 21-11-2017

Saint of the Day Online - St Edmund of Abingdon

St Edmund of Abingdon who was born at circa in 1174 was a 13th-century Archbishop of Canterbury in England. He became a respected lecturer in mathematics at the Universities of Paris and Oxford.

Read More 20-11-2017

Saint of the Day Online - St Nerses the Great

St Nerses the Great was an Armenian Catholicos who lived in the fourth century. He was the son of At'anagenes and his mother was the Arsacid Princess Bambish, a sister of King Tigranes VII and a daughter of King Khosrov III.

Read More 19-11-2017

Saint of the Day Online - St Rose Philippine Duchesne

Saint Rose Philippine Duchesne who was born on August 29, 1769 was a French Religious Sister and educator. Along with the foundress, Madeleine-Sophie Barat she was a prominent early member of the Sacred Heart of Jesus

Read More 18-11-2017

Saint of the Day Online - St Hugh of Lincoln

Hugh of Lincoln who was born on 1135 is also known as Hugh of Avalon, was a French noble, Benedictine and Carthusian monk, bishop of Lincoln in the Kingdom of England, and Catholic saint.

Read More 17-11-2017

Saint of the Day Online - St Albert the Great

St Albert the Great was born in Lauingen on the Danube, near Ulm, Germany; his father was a military lord in the army of Emperor Frederick II.

Read More 15-11-2017

Saint of the Day Online - St Lawrence O'Toole

St Lawrence, it appears, was born about the year 1125. When only ten years old, his father delivered him up as a hostage to Dermod Mac Murehad, King of Leinster, who treated the child with great inhumanity.

Read More 14-11-2017

Saint of the Day Online - St Frances Xavier Cabrini

Frances Xavier Cabrini MSC who was born on July 15, 1850 is also called Mother Cabrini, was an Italian-American religious sister, who founded the Missionary Sisters of the Sacred Heart of Jesus.

Read More 13-11-2017

Saint of the Day Online - St Martin of Tours

Saint Martin of Tours who was born on 336 was Bishop of Tours, whose shrine in France became a famous stopping-point for pilgrims on the road to Santiago de Compostela in Spain.

Read More 11-11-2017

Saint of the Day Online - St Leo the Great

Pope Saint Leo who was born on 400 is known as Saint Leo the Great and he was Pope from 29 September 440 to his death in 461. He was undoubtedly one of the most important in the Church's history.

Read More 10-11-2017