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St. Peter Thomas 25 January 2022 -- Birth: 1305 Death: 1366 Carmelite Latinpatriarch and papal legate. Peter was born in Gascony, France and joined the Carmelites while still a young man. In 1342 he was appointed procurator of the order and, from Avignon, he oversaw the organization and government of the Carmelites. As Avignon was then the seat of the popes, he entered into their service, attracting papal attention because of his skills as a preacher and his elo­quence. Named t... READ MORE
 
 
     
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St. Angela Merici -- 28 January 2022
 
Patron: of the sick, disabled and physically challenged people and those grieving the loss of parents Birth: March 21, 1474 Death: January 27, 1540 Beatified: April 30, 1768 by Pope Clement XIII C... READ MORE
St. Timothy -- 26 January 2022
 
Born at Lystra, Lycaenia, Timothy was the son of a Greek father and Eunice, a converted Jewess. He joined St. Paul when Paul preached at Lystra replacing Barnabas, and became Paul's close friend and c... READ MORE
St. Peter Thomas -- 25 January 2022
 
Birth: 1305 Death: 1366 Carmelite Latinpatriarch and papal legate. Peter was born in Gascony, France and joined the Carmelites while still a young man. In 1342 he was appointed procurator of the o... READ MORE
St. Francis de Sales -- 24 January 2022
 
Patron: of Catholic writers, the Catholic press, the deaf, journalists, adult education Birth: August 21, 1567 Death: December 28, 1622 Beatified: January 8, 1661 by Pope Alexander VII Canonized: ... READ MORE
St. Vincent Pallotti -- 22 January 2022
 
Birth: 1795 Death: 1850 St. Vincent Pallotti, Priest (Feast - January 22) Born in Rome in 1795, St. Vincent became a priest and dedicated himself completely to God and cared for souls. He dreamed ... READ MORE
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St. George -- 23 April 2021
 
Patron: of England & Catalonia Death: 303 Canonized: by Pope Gelasius I It is uncertain when Saint George was born and historians continue to debate to this day. However, his death date is estima... READ MORE
St. Eligius -- 01 December 2021
 
Patron: of metalworkers Birth: 590 Eligius (also known as Eloi) was born around 590 near Limoges in France. He became an extremely skillful metalsmith and was appointed master of the mint under Ki... READ MORE
St. Bernadette -- 16 April 2021
 
Patron: of illness, people ridiculed for their piety, poverty, shepherds, shepherdesses, and Lourdes, France Birth: January 7, 1844 Death: April 16, 1879 Beatified: 1925 Canonized: by Pope Pius XI... READ MORE
St. Ewald & Ewald -- 03 October 2020
 
Death: 695 Martyred Northumbrian brothers, one called "the Fair" and one called "the Dark", companions of St. Willibrord. From Northumbria, they were educated in Ireland. These priests of the Bened... READ MORE
St. Anthony Mary Zaccaria -- 05 July 2021
 
Patron: of The Barnabite order Birth: 1502 Death: 1539 Cofounder of the Barnabites. Born in 1502 in Cremona, Italy, Anthony became a medical doctor. In 1528 he was ordained a priest and cofounded... READ MORE
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