Saint of the Day
Saint Peter Julian Eymard

Saint Peter Julian Eymard


Born in La Mure d’Isère in southeastern France, Peter Julian’s faith journey drew him from being a priest in the Diocese of Grenoble in 1834, to joining the M

Saint Eusebius of Vercelli

Saint Eusebius of Vercelli


Eusebius was also the first to link the monastic life with that of the clergy, establishing a community of his diocesan clergy on the principle that the best way t

St. Alphonsus Liguori

St. Alphonsus Liguori


St. Alphonsus Liguori is a doctor of the Church who is widely known for his contribution to moral theology and his great kindness.

St. Ignatius of Loyola

St. Ignatius of Loyola


On July 31, the Universal Church marks the feast day of St. Ignatius of Loyola. The Spanish saint is known for founding the Society of Jesus, also known as the Jes

St. Peter Chrysologus

St. Peter Chrysologus


On July 30, the Catholic Church celebrates Saint Peter Chrysologus, a fifth-century Italian bishop known for testifying courageously to Christ's full humanity and

St. Martha

St. Martha


Saint Martha is the patron of housewives, servants, waiters and cooks.

Blessed Stanley Rother

Blessed Stanley Rother


On May 25, 1963, Stanley Rother, a farmer from Okarche, Oklahoma, was ordained for his home diocese of Oklahoma City-Tulsa.

Blessed Antonio Lucci

Blessed Antonio Lucci


Antonio studied with and was a friend of Saint Francesco Antonio Fasani, who after Antonio Lucci’s death, testified at the diocesan hearings regarding the holine

Sts. Anne and Joachim

Sts. Anne and Joachim


On July 26 the Roman Catholic Church commemorates the parents of the Virgin Mary, Saints Joachim and Anne. The couple's faith and perseverance brought them through

St. James, Apostle

St. James, Apostle


James was one of the three Apostles who were particularly close to the Lord.