Category: Saint of the Day

Jul 26, About Today for Sts. Joachim and Ann, Parents of Mary

July 26 Saints Joachim and Anne, Parents of the Blessed Virgin Mary Memorial Today the Church honors Sts. Joachim and Anne, the parents of the Blessed Virgin Mary and the maternal grandparents of Jesus. The accounts of this holy couple in the apocryphal fourth-century Proto-evangelium of James deliver the consistent message that this couple infused… Enter Prayer

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Jul 25, About Today for St. James, Ap

July 25 Saint James, Apostle Feast “And he said to them, ‘Follow me, and I will make you fishers of men.’… And going on from there he saw two other brothers, James the son of Zebedee and John his brother, in the boat with Zebedee their father, mending their nets, and he called them. Immediately… Enter Prayer

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Jul 24, About Today for Wednesday of the 16th week of Ordinary Time

July 24 Saint Sharbel Makhlūf, Priest Optional Memorial St. Sharbel was born in Lebanon in 1828, a devout son in a humble family. At the age of 23, he joined a Maronite monastic community of Our Lady of Mayfouk, but after transferred to the Monastery of St. Maron near Beirut. There, he took vows and… Enter Prayer

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Jul 23, About Today for Tuesday of the 16th week of Ordinary Time

July 23 Saint Bridget, Religious Optional Memorial St. Bridget was born in 1303 in Uppland, Sweden. Her father was a knight, one of the wealthiest landowners in the region, and her mother was related to Swedish kings. Her education focused on religious piety and noble duties and at age 14, St. Bridget married Ulf Gudmarsson…. Enter Prayer

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Jul 22, About Today for St. Mary Magdalene, Hw

July 22 Saint Mary Magdalene Feast Mary Magdalene lived in the first century. She was the leader of the women who accompanied Jesus and the apostles on their journeys. She was present at Jesus’ crucifixion, burial and resurrection. Jesus sent her to announce the resurrection to the others, and so she was called the “apostle… Enter Prayer

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