Stories and legends of Nicholas’ generosity and concern for the poor grew throughout Europe.
St. Frances Xavier Cabrini, the first U.S. citizen to be canonized, is a role model to all who face adversity.
St. Jude, the Church honors and invokes you universally, as the patron of difficult cases.
The first Korean-born Catholic priest courageously practiced, spread and died for his faith.
After the death of her husband, St. Jane Frances de Chantal attended a Lenten program in 1604.
Kateri Tekakwitha embraced a life of gentle service to others from an early age.
St. Anthony of Padua, the “finder of lost articles,” was born into a wealthy family in Portugal in 1195, and first joined the Augustinian order.
The life of a generous farm laborer who loved God is celebrated as spring planting begins.
St. Benedict the Moor was the renowned lay leader of the Franciscan Brothers in Palermo.
Considered one of the fathers of Irish monasticism, St. Finnian founded Clonard Abbey in Ireland.