Saints Of The Day

Saint of the Day Online - St Hilarion

St Hilarion who was born on 291 in Thabatha, south of Gaza in Syria Palaestina was an anchorite who spent most of his life in the desert according to the example of Anthony the Great.

Read More 21-10-2017

Saint of the Day Online - St Paul of the Cross

St Paul of the Cross who was born on 3 January 1694, in the town of Ovada, Piedmont, between Turin and Genoa in the Duchy of Savoy in northern Italy is originally named Paolo Francesco Danei.

Read More 20-10-2017

Saint of the Day Online - St Isaac Jogues

St. Isaac Jogues who was born on 10 January 1607 was a Jesuit priest, missionary and martyr who traveled and worked among the Iroquois, Huron, and other Native populations in North America.

Read More 18-10-2017

Saint of the Day Online - St Luke

Luke the Evangelist is one of the Four Evangelists the four traditionally ascribed authors of the canonical Gospels. The early church fathers ascribed to him authorship of both the Gospel according to Luke and the book of Acts of the Apostles.

Read More 17-10-2017

Saint of the Day Online - St Ignatius of Antioch

St Ignatius of Antioch who was born on  C. 35 is also known as Ignatius Theophorus and was an early Christian writer and bishop of Antioch. En route to Rome, where he met his martyrdom, Ignatius wrote a series of letters.

Read More 16-10-2017

Saint of the Day Online - St Gerard Majella

St Gerard Majella who was born on April 6, 1726, was an Italian lay brother of the Congregation of the Redeemer, better known as the Redemptorists, who is honored as a saint by the Catholic Church.

Read More 15-10-2017

Saint of the Day Online - St Teresa of Avila

Saint Teresa of Ávila who was born on 28 March 1515 is also called Saint Teresa of Jesus was a prominent Spanish mystic and a Roman Catholic saint.

Read More 13-10-2017

Saint of the Day Online - St Callistus I

Pope Callixtus who is called Callistus I, was the Bishop of Rome c. 218 to his death c. 223. He lived during the reigns of the Roman Emperors Elagabalus and Alexander Severus. 

Read More 13-10-2017

Saint of the Day Online - St Edward the Confessor

Edward the Confessor who was born on 1003 is also known as Saint Edward the Confessor, was among the last Anglo-Saxon kings of England. Usually considered the last king of the House of Wessex, he ruled from 1042 to 1066.

Read More 12-10-2017

Saint of the Day Online - St Wilfrid

St Wilfrid who was born on 633 was an English bishop and saint. Born a Northumbrian noble, he entered religious life as a teenager and studied at Lindisfarne and Rome.

Read More 12-10-2017