Saint of the Day

Carmelite Nuns of Compiegne

During the French Revolution, sixteen Carmelites were martyred. A convent in Compiegne, France, built in 1641, was home to twenty-one discalced Carmelites when the revolution began in 1789. The Rev...

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Saint John Gualbert

Born in Florence, Italy, around the year 993, John was born into a noble family, and led a predictably frivolous life as a youth, being concerned only with the pursuit of vain amusements and romant...

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Saint Benedict
Saint Amalberga
Saint Pope Benedict XI
Saint Maria Goretti
Saint Ulric of Augsburg

Saint Thomas the Apostle

Thomas was devoted to serving as an apostle for the Lord. When Jesus heard that he was going back to Judea, he told the other apostles right once, "Let us also go, that we may die with him" ...

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