Today’s Saints

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December 2

Thursday in the 1st Week of Advent Mass Readings Featured Saints St. Habakkuk. Prophet of the Old Testament who, in face of the iniquity and...

December 1

Wednesday of the 1st Week of Advent Mass Readings Featured Saints St. Eligius (Eloi), bishop (†660). A goldsmith from Limoges, France, and counsellor to King Dagobert...

November 30

Feast of St. Andrew St. Andrew, Apostle. Brother of St. Peter, and initially a disciple of St. John the Baptist, he was the first to...

November 29

Monday in the 1st Week of Advent Mass Readings Featured Saints St. Saturnin, bishop and martyr (†257). Sent from Rome by Pope Fabian to Gaul, he...

November 28

First Sunday of Advent Gospel Commentary, by Msgr. João Scognamiglio Clá Dias, EP. Mass Readings Featured Saints St. James of the Marches, priest (†1476). Franciscan, disciple of...

November 27

Saturday of the 34th Week in Ordinary Time Mass Readings Featured Saints and Commemorations Our Lady of Graces of the Miraculous Medal. In the year 1830, the...

November 26

Friday of the 34th Week in Ordinary Time Mass Readings Featured Saints St. Leonard of Port Maurice, priest (†1751). Franciscan priest who spent his life preaching...

November 25

Thursday of the 34th Week in Ordinary Time Mass Readings Featured Saints St. Catherine of Alexandria, martyr. Optional Memorial. The Emperor Maximinus convoked several philosophers to...

November 24

Memorial of St. Andrew Dung-Lac and Companions, Martyrs St. Andrew Dung-Lac, Priest, and 116 Companions, Martyrs. They suffered martyrdom in Vietnam on different dates, ranging...

November 23

Tuesday of the 34th Week in Ordinary Time Mass Readings Featured Saints St. Clement I, Pope and martyr. Optional Memorial. A Roman, the third successor...

November 22

Memorial of St. Cecilia St. Cecilia, virgin and martyr. According to ancient tradition, she was martyred in Rome around the year 232. She is held...

November 21

The Solemnity of Our Lord Jesus Christ, King of the Universe Gospel Commentary, by Msgr. João Scognamligio Clá Dias, EP See also: The Regal Grandeur of...

November 20

Saturday of the 33rd Week in Ordinary Time Mass Readings Featured Saints St. Edmund, martyr (†869). Christian King of East Anglia, he was captured by the...

November 19

Friday of the 33rd Week in Ordinary Time Mass Readings Featured Saints Sts. Roque González, Alphonse Rodríguez and John del Castillo, priests and martyrs (†1628). Memorial in...

November 18

Thursday of the 33rd Week in Ordinary Time Dedication of the Basilica of Sts. Peter and Paul, Apostles. Optional memorial. The former was built...

November 17

Memorial of St. Elizabeth of Hungary St. Elizabeth of Hungary, religious (†1231). Daughter of the King of Hungary, she was married to Louis IV of...

November 16

Tuesday of the 33rd Week in Ordinary Time Mass Readings Featured Saints St. Gertrude, virgin. (†1302). Religious of the Cistercian monastery of  Helfta, Germany. In her mystical...

November 15

Monday of the 33rd Week in Ordinary Time Mass Readings Featured Saints St. Albert the Great, bishop and Doctor of the Church (†1280) Dominican, born in 1206...

November 14

Thirty-third Sunday in Ordinary Time Gospel Commentary, by Msgr. João Scognamligio Clá Dias, EP Mass Readings Featured Saints St. Serapion, religious and martyr (†1240). Leaving a military career,...

November 13

Saturday of the 32nd Week in Ordinary Time Mass Readings Featured Saints St. Frances Xavier Cabrini, virgin (†1917). She founded the Institute of the Missionary...

November 12

Memorial of St. Josaphat St. Josaphat, Bishop and Martyr. From a Polish-Lithuanian schismatic family, he converted to Catholicism and became a member of the Basilian...

November 11

Memorial of St. Martin of Tours St. Martin of Tours, Bishop of this city, appointed in 371. He was born in Hungary and abandoned a...

November 10

Memorial of St. Leo the Great St. Leo the Great, Pope and doctor of the Church (†461). Born to an aristocratic family of Tuscany. The...

November 9

Feast of the Dedication of the Lateran Basilica Dedication of the Lateran Basilica, the church of the Bishop of Rome: the Pope. Built on land...