Today’s Saints

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April 15

Thursday of the Second Week of Easter Mass Readings Featured Saints St. Damien de Veuster, priest (†1889). Religious of the Congregation of Missionaries of the Sacred Hearts...

April 14

Wednesday of the Second Week of Easter Mass Readings Featured Saints St. Lambert of Lyon, bishop (†688). Monk of Fontenelle Abbey, of which he became...

April 13

Tuesday of the Second Week of Easter Mass Readings Featured Saints St. Martin I, Pope and martyr (†655). He was exiled to Crimea by Emperor Constans...

April 12

Monday of the Second Week of Easter Mass Readings Featured Saints St. Teresa of the Andes, virgin (†1920). Carmelite novice who consecrated her life to God...

April 11

Second Sunday of Easter Divine Mercy Sunday  See also: Divine Mercy, the Hope of Salvation Gospel Commentary, by Msgr. João Scognamligio Clá Dias, EP "O death,...

April 10

Saturday in the Octave of Easter "O death, where is thy victory?" Resurrection – Easter Octave Mass Readings Featured Saints St. Magdalene of Canossa, virgin (†1855). Daughter...

April 9

Friday in the Octave of Easter See: O Death, Where Is Thy Victory? Mass Readings Featured Saints St. Casilda, virgin (†1075). Young daughter of a Muslim...

April 8

Thursday in the Octave of Easter Mass Readings Featured Saints See: Heaven Is for Those Who Confide! St. Dionysius, bishop (†180). Gifted with an extraordinary...

April 7

Wednesday in the Octave of Easter Mass Readings Featured Saints St. John Baptist de la Salle, priest (†1719). Fundou a Congregação dos Irmãos das Escolas...

April 6

Tuesday in the Octave of Easter Mass Readings Featured Saints Blessed Michael Rua, priest (†1910). Disciple and first successor of St. John Bosco; he gave great...

April 5

Monday in the Octave of Easter Mass Readings Featured Saints St. Vincent Ferrer, priest (†1419). This Spanish Dominican distinguished himself as a great missionary preacher...

April 3

Holy Saturday - Easter Vigil Easter Vigil. On the most sacred and holy of nights, the Holy Church invites us to believe in the Resurrection...

April 2

Good Friday of the Lord’s Passion See: The Wondrous Power of the Cross, The Man Who Helped Jesus Carry His Cross – Prefigure of Many...

April 1

Holy Thursday - Evening Mass of the Lord’s Supper This Mass, marking the beginning of the Easter Triduum, celebrates the institution of the Holy...

March 31

Wednesday of Holy Week Mass Readings Featured Saints St. Agilulfus, bishop (†751/752). Bishop of Cologne, Germany, renowned for his preaching and holy life. St. Balbina, virgin and...

March 30

Tuesday of Holy Week Mass Readings Featured Saints  St. Zosimus, bishop (†600). He carried out a humble function in the Monastery of St. Lucy in Syracuse,...

March 29

Monday of Holy Week Mass Readings Featured Saints Blessed Berthold, monk (†c. 1188). After leaving his military career, he became a religious and was elected...

March 28

Palm Sunday of the Lord’s Passion Palm Sunday marks the beginning of Holy Week, with the triumphal entrance of Our Lord Jesus Christ into Jerusalem....

March 27

Saturday of the Fifth Week of Lent Mass Readings Featured Saints St. Rupert, bishop (†c. 718). First Bishop of Salzburg, Austria, he evangelized and converted much...

March 26

Friday of the Fifth Week of Lent Mass Readings Featured Saints St. Peter of Sebaste, bishop (†c. 391). The younger brother of St. Basil the Great,...

March 25

Solemnity of the Annunciation of the Lord The Annunciation of the Archangel St. Gabriel to Our Lady. One of the oldest Marian commemorations, observed...

March 24

Wednesday of the Fifth Week of Lent Mass Readings Featured Saints St. Mac Cairthinn, bishop(†fifth century). He governed the Diocese of Clogher, Ireland, and is believed...

March 23

Tuesday of the Fifth Week of Lent Mass Readings Featured Saints St. Turibius of Mogrovejo, Archbishop of Lima, Peru (†1606). Optional Memorial. He worked tirelessly...

March 22

Monday of the Fifth Week of Lent Mass Readings Featured Saints St. Benvenuto Scotivoli, Bishop (†1282). Franciscan, contemporary of St. Bonaventure, he was appointed Bishop of...