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St. Abban: Saint of the Day for Saturday, March 16, 2019

Abbot and Irish missionary. An Irish prince, Abban was the son of King Cormac of Leinster. He is listed as the nephew of St. Ibar. Abban founded many ...

St. Louise de Marillac: Saint of the Day for Friday, March 15, 2019

Louise de Marillac was born probably at Ferrieres-en-Brie near Meux, France, on August 12, 1591. She was educated by the Dominican nuns at Poissy. ...

St. Matilda: Saint of the Day for Thursday, March 14, 2019

Matilda was the daughter of Count Dietrich of Westphalia and Reinhild of Denmark. She was also known as Mechtildis and Maud. She was raised by her ...

Bl. Agnello of Pisa: Saint of the Day for Wednesday, March 13, 2019

The founder of the English Franciscan province, Blessed Agnello, was admitted into the Order by St. Francis himself on the occasion of his sojourn in ...

St. Fina: Saint of the Day for Tuesday, March 12, 2019

St. Fina or Seraphina, Virgin A.D. 1253 The old town of San Geminiano in Tuscany treasures with special veneration the memory of Santa Fina, a young ...

St. Constantine: Saint of the Day for Monday, March 11, 2019

Constantine was king of Cornwall. Unreliable tradition has him married to the daughter of the king of Brittany who on her death ceded his throne to ...

St. John Ogilvie: Saint of the Day for Sunday, March 10, 2019

Born in 1579, John Ogilvie belonged to Scottish nobility. Raised a Calvinist, he was educated on the continent. Exposed to the religious ...

St. Frances of Rome: Saint of the Day for Saturday, March 09, 2019

Frances was born in the city of Rome in 1384 to a wealthy, noble family. From her mother she inherited a quiet manner and a pious devotion to God. ...

St. John of God: Saint of the Day for Friday, March 08, 2019

From the time he was eight to the day he died, John followed every impulse of his heart. The challenge for him was to rush to follow the promptings ...

Sts. Perpetua and Felicity: Saint of the Day for Thursday, March 07, 2019

Sts. Perpetua and Felicity were Christian martyrs who lived during the early persecution of the Church in Africa by the Emperor Severus. With ...