May 2: St. Athanasius

Bishop and Doctor of the Church Born: about 296 at Alexandria. Died: MAY 2, 373 Saint Athanasius was popularly known as the “the Great Champion of faith.”  He inherited this faith from his Christian parents. He has his mentor bishop Alexander from his native city. He made a constant progress in...

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April 4: St. Isidore of Seville

BORN…in Spain. DIED…636 Saint Isidore of Seville had two brothers who were bishops and a sister who were all saints.  One can quickly notice, that, he came from a very devout and pious family. From his youthful age he dedicated himself to the service of the church and prepared himself...

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March 18: St. Cyril of Jerusalem

Born: (about) 315 Died: 386 Saint Cyril was a highly educated child of God with good knowledge of pagan philosophy, Sacred Scripture and thus was numbered among the doctors of the Church. He assisted in restoring sanity in the Church at General Council of Constantinople. Due to his consistency in...

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June 9: St. Ephrem

St. Ephrem from childhood suffered persecution especially from his pagan father. His father banished him all because of his unflinching faith in Christ. The God he served helped him to find shelter and refuge with Saint James, Bishop of Nisibis who afterwards put him through education. God endowed him with...

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