God Celebrated: Short Biography: God is conceived of as the supreme being, creator, and principal object of faith. God is usually conceived of as being omnipotent, omniscient, omnipresent and omnibenevolent as well as having an eternal and necessary existence. God is most often held to be incorporeal, with said characteristic being related to conceptions of transcendence or immanence. Prayer: View more » Select
Saint Damien of Molokai Celebrated: 10. May Short Biography: Father Damien was recognized for his ministry in the Kingdom of Hawaiʻi for people with leprosy, who lived in government-mandated medical quarantine in a settlement on the Kalaupapa Peninsula of Molokaʻi. Prayer: Father of mercy, in Saint Damien... View more » Select
Saint Dominic Celebrated: 8. August Short Biography: Saint Dominic was a Castilian Catholic priest and founder of the Dominican Order. Prayer: O God, Who has enlightened Thy Church... View more » Select
Saint Elizabeth Ann Seton Celebrated: 4. January Short Biography: Elizabeth Ann Bayley Seton was the first person born in what would become the United States. Elizabeth Ann Seton established the first Catholic girls' school as well as the first American congregation of religious sisters, the Sisters of Charity. Prayer: Lord God, you blessed Elizabeth Ann Seton... View more » Select
Saint Francis of Assisi Celebrated: 4. October Short Biography: Saint Francis of Assisi was an Italian Catholic friar and preacher. He founded the Franciscan Order. Prayer: Make us worthy Lord to serve our fellow men... View more » Select
Saint Hilary of Poitiers Celebrated: 13. January Short Biography: Hilary of Poitiers was Bishop of Poitiers and a Doctor of the Church. In addition to his important work as bishop, Hilary was married and the father of Abra of Poitiers, a nun and saint who became known for her charity. Prayer: Father, keep us from vain strife of words... View more » Select
Saint James the Greater Celebrated: 25. July Short Biography: James the Great also known as Saint James the Greater was one of the Twelve Apostles of Jesus according to the New Testament. His remains are held in Santiago de Compostela in Galicia. Prayer: O Glorious Saint James, because of your fervor... View more » Select
Saint Jerome Celebrated: 30. September Short Biography: Saint Jerome is best known for his translation of most of the Bible into Latin and his commentaries on the Gospels. Jerome was also known for his teachings on Christian moral life. Jerome is recognised as a saint and Doctor of the Church. Prayer: Through your anger and confrontations... View more » Select