January 24: St. Francis De Sales

Birth:  1567 Died: 1622 Patron Saint of Writers. Outstanding Virtue: Loving God in every event of life. Saint Francis De Sales was a Philosopher, Theologian, Civil and Canon Lawyer.   He abandoned all the honours lined up for him as well as his parents high plans for him and embraced...

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December 1: St. Bibiana

In the year 363, Julian the Apostate made Apronianus Governor of Rome. St. Bibiana suffered in the persecution started by him. She was the daughter of Christians, Flavian, a Roman knight, and Dafrosa, his wife. Flavian was tortured and sent into exile, where he died of his wounds. Dafrosa was beheaded, and their two daughters, Bibiana...

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June 21: St. Aloysius Gonzaga

BORN: March 9, 1568 DIED:  June 21, 1591. Saint Aloysius from early childhood desired and longed to serve his Creator God. He was innocent and pure. He was exposed to the worldly wealth and pleasure in order to distract his love for God but all proved abortive. He later entered...

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June 20: St. Silverius

This saint of God was a great defender of our faith. He never compromised his faith with fame or wealth. He was exiled because of his refusal to evil request of the Empress Theodora. Interestingly. He knew that this refusal would cost him his life, but was not deterred. He...

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June 19: St. Romauld

BORN:  956 DIED:  June 19, 1027 At early years of Saint Romuald, there was a strong and sincere desire to be nearer God but like saint Paul, the body was weak and led to his quick swift to worldly things. He later made another quick turn to the monastery after...

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June 17: St. Harvey

Saint Harvey is usually invoked against eye-sores. He was born blind and his father died while he was an infant and later his mother handed him over to a holy man called Arzian. He became an Abbot of the community his uncle founded though without being ordained. H e worked...

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June 16: St. John Francis Regis

This saint of God was a Jesuit priest. He laboured diligently in reaching out to many people with numerous record of conversions. In Spite of these good works, he met with many difficulties and sufferings which he bore patiently while converting them to spiritual advantages. His zeal to do God’s...

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