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St. Fidelis of Sigmaringen: Saint of the Day for Wednesday, April 24, 2019

Franciscan Capuchin martyr. He was born Mark Rey is Sigmaringen, Germany, in 1577. A practicing lawyer, he traveled across Europe as a tutor to ...

St. George: Saint of the Day for Tuesday, April 23, 2019

It is uncertain when Saint George was born and historians continue to debate to this day. However, his death date is estimated to be April 23 303 ...

St. Abdiesus: Saint of the Day for Monday, April 22, 2019

Also called Hebed Jesus, a deacon in the Christian community of Persia who was caught up in the persecutions conducted by King Shapur II. Records ...

St. Anselm: Saint of the Day for Sunday, April 21, 2019

St. Anselm Archbishop of Canterbury and Confessor APRIL 21,A.D. 1109 IF the Norman conquerors stripped the English nation of its liberty, and many ...

St. Marian: Saint of the Day for Saturday, April 20, 2019

When St. Mamertinus was Abbot of the monastery which St. Germanus had founded at Auxerre, there came to him a young man called Marcian (also known as ...

St. Alphege: Saint of the Day for Friday, April 19, 2019

Archbishop and "the First Martyr of Canterbury." He was born in 953 and became a monk in the Deerhurst Monastery in Gloucester, England, asking after ...

St. Apollonius the Apologist: Saint of the Day for Thursday, April 18, 2019

Martyr whose Apologia, or defense of the faith, is considered one of the most priceless documents of the early Church. Apollonius was a Roman senator ...

St. Anicetus: Saint of the Day for Wednesday, April 17, 2019

Anicetus was a Syrian from Emesa. He became pope about 155 and actively opposed Marcionism and Gnosticism. His pontificate saw the appearance of the ...

St. Bernadette: Saint of the Day for Tuesday, April 16, 2019

St. Bernadette was born in Lourdes, France on January 7, 1844. Her parents were very poor and she was the first of nine children. She was baptized at ...

St. Paternus: Saint of the Day for Monday, April 15, 2019

St. Paternus.The first 5th century saint. He followed his father's path by becoming a hermit in Wales. He founded the monastery at the great church ...