St. Brigid of Ireland

St. Brigid (452 - 525) was probably born at Faughart near Dundalk, Louth, Ireland. Her parents were baptized by St. Patrick, with whom she...
St. Paulinus of Nola

St. Paulinus of Nola

St. Paulinus of Nola was of a family which boasted of a long line of senators, prefects, and consuls. He was educated with great...
St. Barnabas

St. Barnabas

St. Barnabas was one of the Seventy Apostles and the companion of the Apostle Paul on some of his missionary voyages. A Jew, born in Cyprus...

St. Luke the Younger

Born on the Greek island of Aegina, St. Luke the Younger was the son of farmers and the third of seven children. Saracen raiders forced...
St. Elias

St. Elias

St. Elias was an Arab who was educated in an Egyptian monastery. He was driven from Egypt by monophysite Bishop Timothy the Cat of...
St. John of Egypt

St. John of Egypt

St. John of Egypt was born in Lycopolis, modern Assiut, Egypt, and spent his youth as a carpenter under his father.  Then feeling a...
St. Charles Lwanga

St. Charles Lwanga and Companions

St. Charles was one of 22 Ugandan martyrs who converted from paganism. Though he was baptized the night before being put to death, he...
St. Catherine of Siena

St. Catherine of Siena, Doctor of the Church

The value St. Catherine makes central in her short life and which sounds clearly and consistently through her experience is complete surrender to Christ....

St. Ildephonsus

St. Ildephonsus ( 607 - 667 ) is highly regarded in Spain and closely associated with devotion to the Blessed Virgin which he fostered...

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