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February 09, 2016
Today is the feast day of St Apollonia, the saint who had her teeth knocked out by a violent mob
January 20, 2016
In a morning Mass homily, Francis reflected on Samuel's anointing of David as king of Israel
December 18, 2015
Our books blogger lists her favourite books of 2015
August 12, 2015
St Jane Frances struck up a close friendship with St Francis de Sales
July 14, 2015
Throughout her short life, St Kateri Tekakwitha suffered so that she could pursue her calling as a bride of Christ
June 29, 2015
Archbishop Leo Cushley of St Andrews and Edinburgh carried the relics of St Margaret, the 11th-century Queen of Scots
April 20, 2015
The canonisation will take place on September 23 at the Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception in Washington
February 23, 2015
10th-century Armenian mystic, poet and monk St Gregory of Narek to be a Doctor of the Universal Church