Skip to main content

Popes Bio

Clement XIII - (1758-1769)

Catholic Encyclopedia

(C ARLO DELLA T ORRE R EZZONICO ).

Born at Venice, 7 March, 1693; died at Rome, 2 February, 1769. He was educated by the Jesuits at Bologna, took his degrees in law at Padua, and in 1716 was ppointed at Rome referendary of the two departments known as the "Signatura Justitiæ" and the "Signatura ... Read More


Newsletter Sign Up

Daily Readings

Reading 1, Jeremiah 2:1-3, 7-8, 12-13
The word of Yahweh came to me, saying, 'Go and shout this in ... Read More

Psalm, Psalms 36:6-7, 8-9, 10-11
your saving justice is like towering mountains, your judgements ... Read More

Gospel, Matthew 13:10-17
Then the disciples went up to him and asked, 'Why do you talk ... Read More

Saint of the Day

July 24 Saint of the Day

St. John Boste
July 24: One of the Forty Martyrs of England and Wales. He was born ... Read More