Saints Of The Day

St. George

If Mary Magdalene was the victim of misunderstanding, George is the object of a vast amount of imagination.

Read More 23-04-2016

St. Adalbert of Prague

Opposition to the Good News of Jesus did not discourage Adalbert, who is now remembered with great honor in the Czech Republic, Poland, Hungary and Germany.

Read More 22-04-2016

St. Anselm

Indifferent toward religion as a young man, Anselm became one of the Church's greatest theologians and leaders.

Read More 21-04-2016

St. Conrad of Parzham

His parents, Bartholomew and Gertrude Birndorfer, lived near Parzham, Bavaria. In those days this region was recovering from the Napoleonic wars.

Read More 20-04-2016

St. Gianna Beretta Molla

She was born in Magenta (near Milano) as the 10th of Alberto and Maria Beretta’s 13 children.

Read More 19-04-2016

St. Bernadette Soubirous

Poor Bernadette, indeed. The uneducated French peasant who first reported visions of Mary in Lourdes

Read More 16-04-2016

Blessed Caesar de Bus

Caesar de Bus struggled with the decision about what to do with his life. After completing his Jesuit education he had difficulty settling between a military and a literary career.

Read More 15-04-2016

Blessed Peter Gonzalez

St. Paul had a conversion experience on the road to Damascus. Many years later, the same proved true for Peter Gonzalez

Read More 14-04-2016

St. Martin I

When Martin I became pope in 649, Constantinople was the capital of the Byzantine empire and the patriarch of Constantinople was the most influential Church

Read More 13-04-2016

St. Crescentia Hoess

Crescentia was born in 1682 in a little town near Augsburg, the daughter of a poor weaver. She spent play time praying in the parish church, assisted those even poorer than herself and had so mastered the truths

Read More 06-04-2016