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Saint Rose Venerini

Saint of the Day for May 7 (February 9, 1656 – May 7, 1728) Posted from FranciscanMedia.org Saint Rose Venerini’s StoryRose was born at Viterbo in Italy, the daughter of…
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Saints Marian and James

Saints of the Day for May 6 (d. May 6, 259) Posted from FranciscanMedia.org Saints Marian and James’s StorySaint Marian, an ordained lector, and Saint James, a deacon, were martyred…
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Saint Hilary of Arles

Saint of the Day for May 5 (c. 401 – May 5, 449) Posted from FranciscanMedia.org Saint Hilary of Arles’ StoryIt’s been said that youth is wasted on the young.…
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Blessed Michael Giedroyc

Saint of the Day for May 4 (c. 1425 – May 4, 1485) Posted from FranciscanMedia.org Blessed Michael Giedroyc’s StoryA life of physical pain and mental torment didn’t prevent Michael…
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Saints Philip and James

Saints of the Day for May 3 (? – ?) Posted from FranciscanMedia.org Saints Philip and James’ StoryJames, Son of Alphaeus: We know nothing of this man except his name,…
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Saint Athanasius

Saint of the Day for May 2 (c. 296 – May 2, 373) Posted from FranciscanMedia.org Saint Athanasius’ StoryAthanasius led a tumultuous but dedicated life of service to the Church.…
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Saint Joseph the Worker

Saint of the Day for May 1 Posted from FranciscanMedia.org The Story of Saint Joseph the WorkerTo foster deep devotion to Saint Joseph among Catholics, and in response to the…
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Saint Pius V

Saint of the Day for April 30 (January 17, 1504 – May 1, 1572) Posted by FranciscanMedia.org Saint Pius V’s StoryThis is the pope whose job it was to implement…
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Saint Catherine of Siena

Saint of the Day for April 29 (March 25, 1347 – April 29, 1380) Posted from FranciscanMedia.org Saint Catherine of Siena’s StoryThe value Catherine makes central in her short life…
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Saint Peter Chanel

Saint of the Day for April 28 (1803 – April 28, 1841) Posted from FranciscanMedia.org Saint Peter Chanel’s StoryAnyone who has worked in loneliness, with great adaptation required and with…
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