continue reading More Saint of the Day Few details are known of St.Christina but she lived during the third century and was the daughter of a rich and powerful magistrate believed to have been named Urbain.It is believed that she was born around 231 in either Catania or ... Castorius is the patron saint of sculptors and his feast day is November 8th.Castorius, Claudius, Nicostratus, and Symphorian are called "the four crowned martyrs" who were tortured ...Bruno was born in Cologne of the prominent Hartenfaust family.
continue reading Edward the Confessor was the son of King Ethelred III and his Norman wife, Emma, daughter of Duke Richard I of Normandy.He was born at Islip, England, and sent to Normandy with his mother in the year 1013 when the Danes under Sweyn and his son Canute invaded England. continue reading Pope Francis marked All Saints' Day Wednesday saying the saints are honored not because they were perfect or did everything right, but because they allowed God to touch their lives and fought hard against sin.Vatican City (CNA/EWTN News) - "The Solemnity of All Saints ...Les Promenades St-Bruno is the only known shopping centre in Quebec that had in its history the three traditional upscale Canadian department stores - Simpsons, The Bay, and Eaton's - operating at the same time.It is also one of the first shopping centres in Quebec with a food court, having been part of the mall since its inauguration in 1978.
He wrote several commentaries on the psalms and on St. He was never formally canonized because of the Carthusians' aversion to public honors but Pope Leo X granted the Carthusians permission to celebrate his feast in 1514, and his name was placed on the Roman calendar in 1623. Saint Stephen was one of the first ordained deacons of the Church. The Greek word from which we derive the English word martyr literally means ... Joseph was born in 1603 at Cupertino, in the diocese of Nardo in the Kingdom of Naples.