Skip to main content

St. Charles Borromeo Comments

Charles was the son of Count Gilbert Borromeo and Margaret Medici, sister of Pope Pius IV. He was born at the family castle of Arona on Lake Maggiore, Italy on October 2. He received the clerical tonsure when he was twelve and was sent to the Benedictine abbey of SS. Gratian and Felinus at Arona for his education. In 1559 his uncle was elected Pope Pius IV and the following year, named him his Secretary of State and created him a cardinal ... Continue Reading

41 - 49 of 49 Comments

  1. scott
    5 years ago

    i chose him for my saint project

  2. roberto
    5 years ago

    man, he is awesome i choose him for my saint report for my confirmation.

  3. Susy
    5 years ago

    this is the #1 website i go to for my saint reports

  4. keisha smitth
    5 years ago

    dude saint charles is like soo cool. he's like soo inspirational and stuff

  5. 6 years ago

    i love this guy

  6. 6 years ago

    i love this web site!!!!!!!!!!1

  7. dbob
    6 years ago

    this is my grandfather's fav saint

  8. dosent matter
    6 years ago

    nice.... i finished me assignment alreedy. thanks 4 de info

  9. christy ungab
    6 years ago

    plz. put the home address of st. charles coz i can't answer our assignment. tnx


Leave a Comment

Comments submitted must be civil, remain on-topic and not violate any laws including copyright. We reserve the right to delete any comments which are abusive, inappropriate or not constructive to the discussion.

Though we invite robust discussion, we reserve the right to not publish any comment which denigrates the human person, undermines marriage and the family, or advocates for positions which openly oppose the teaching of the Catholic Church.

This is a supervised forum and the Editors of Catholic Online retain the right to direct it.

We also reserve the right to block any commenter for repeated violations. Your email address is required to post, but it will not be published on the site.

We ask that you NOT post your comment more than once. Catholic Online is growing and our ability to review all comments sometimes results in a delay in their publication.

Send me important information from Catholic Online and it's partners. See Sample

Post Comment


Newsletter Sign Up

Daily Readings

Reading 1, Isaiah 7:10-14
Yahweh spoke to Ahaz again and said: Ask Yahweh your God for a ... Read More

Psalm, Psalms 24:1-2, 3-4, 5-6
[Psalm Of David] To Yahweh belong the earth and all it ... Read More

Gospel, Luke 1:26-38
In the sixth month the angel Gabriel was sent by God to a town ... Read More

Saint of the Day

December 20 Saint of the Day

St. Dominic of Silos
December 20: Benedictine abbot and defender of the faith. Born in Canas, ... Read More