Saint Maria Goretti

Image: Stained glass window of Saint Maria Goretti | Reinhard Müller Saint of the Day for July 6 (October 16, 1890 – July 6, 1902) https://www.franciscanmedia.org/wp-content/uploads/2016/08/SODJul06.mp3   Saint Maria Goretti’s Story One of the largest crowds ever...

Saint John of the Cross

Image: Saint John of the Cross | Diego de Sanabria | photo by igH09d8z-bGi8g at Google Cultural Institute Saint John of the Cross Saint of the Day for December 14 (June 24, 1541 – December 14, 1591)...

Saint Lucy

Image: St. Lucy | photo by Lawrence OP | flickr Saint Lucy Saint of the Day for December 13 (283 – 304) https://wp.franciscanmedia.org/wp-content/uploads/2016/08/SODDec13.mp3   Saint Lucy’s Story Every little girl named Lucy must bite her tongue in disappointment when...

Our Lady of Guadalupe

Image: The Virgin of Guadalupe | public domain Our Lady of Guadalupe Saint of the Day for December 12 https://wp.franciscanmedia.org/wp-content/uploads/2016/08/SODDec12.mp3   The Story of Our Lady of Guadalupe The feast in honor of Our Lady of Guadalupe goes back to...

St. Damasus I

To his secretary St. Jerome, Damasus was “an incomparable person, learned in the Scriptures, a virgin doctor of the virgin Church, who loved chastity and heard its praises with pleasure.” Damasus seldom heard such unrestrained praise. Internal political struggles,...

Saint Damasus I

Image: Lithography of Pope Saint Damasus I | Pedro Augusto Guglielmi Saint Damasus I Saint of the Day for December 11 (304 – December 11, 384) https://wp.franciscanmedia.org/wp-content/uploads/2016/08/SODDec11.mp3   Saint Damasus’ Story To his secretary Saint Jerome,...