Saint of the week
November 04, 2012
St Leonard (November 6) began to gain renown in the 12th century after a prince attributed his release from a Muslim prison to the saint's intercession
October 29, 2012
Even on the scaffold, St Cuthbert Mayne (October 29) refused to endorse Queen Elizabeth's ecclesiastical supremacy
October 19, 2012
St Philip Howard (October 19) wrote spiritual works while he was imprisoned
October 10, 2012
St Francis Borgia (October 10), cousin of Emperor Charles V, became known as the Jesuits' 'second founder'
September 30, 2012
St Jerome (September 30) had a penchant for sarcasm that created enemies
September 23, 2012
St Pio of Pietrelcina (September 23) decided to be a Capuchin friar at the age of 10
September 16, 2012
St Ninian (September 16)
September 13, 2012
St John Chrysostom (September 13)