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Saints For Our Times

Week of February 13, 2012 | Posted on February 13, 2012

Saint Valentine

Saint Valentine lived in Rome during the third century. There are varying accounts of Valentine’s story, however, it is believed that he was a priest who illegally married Christians during a time of persecution in Rome. As a result, Valentine...

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Week of February 6, 2012 | Posted on February 6, 2012

Saint Jerome Emiliani

Saint Jerome Emiliani was born in Italy in the year 1481. As a young man Jerome was imprisoned after attempting to defend the town of Castelnuovo. While in prison, Jerome converted and became a man of God. Having been freed from his captors...

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Week of January 30, 2012 | Posted on January 30, 2012

Saint Vincent Pallotti

Saint Vincent Pallotti was born in Rome in 1795. After years of theological study he was ordained a priest at the age of 23. Vincent was heavily involved with community service...

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Week of January 16, 2012 | Posted on January 16, 2012

Saint Anthony the Great

Saint Anthony the Great, also known as Saint Anthony the Abbot, was born in the middle of the third century in Egypt. Moved by a Bible passage that suggested offering all of his possessions to the poor...

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Week of January 9, 2012 | Posted on January 9, 2012

Saint Marguerite Bourgeoys

Saint Marguerite Bourgeoys was born in Troyes, France, in the early 17th century. In 1653, she traveled to Villa-Marie, Canada, (now known as Montreal) where she began aiding the local hospital and building a school while simultaneously working with local indigenous people...

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