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Bl. Vincent Bossilkov Bls. Thomas Hunt and Thomas Sprott St. Blaesilla St. Blaise St. Blandina St. Blane St. Bobo St. Bodo St. Bogumilus Bl. Bogumilus St. Bonaventure St. Bonfilius St. Boniface I Boniface II Boniface III St. Boniface IV Boniface V Boniface VI Boniface VII Boniface VIII Boniface IX St. Boniface of Mainz St. Boniface of Lausanne St. Bonifacia Rodriguez y Castro St. Bonitus St. Bononius St. Bosa of York St. Botulph St. Brannock St. Branwallader St. Braulio St. Bregwin St. Brendan St. Brendan of Birr St. Bretannion St. Brice St. Brigid of Ireland St. Bridget of Sweden St. Brigid of Ireland St. Brocard St. Bronach St. Bruno St. Bruno of Segni St. Brychan St. Brynach St. Budoc St. Burchard St. Buriana St. Cadfan St. Cadoc St. Cadroe of Metz St. Cadwallader St. Caesarius of Arles St. Caesarius of Nazianzus St. Cagnoald St. Caian St. Caillin St. Cajetan St. Calepodius St. Calimerius St. Calixtus St. Callinicus St. Calliope St. Callistus I Callistus II St. Calminius St. Calocerus St. Calocerus & Parthenius St. Camillus de Lellis St. Candida Maria of Jesus St. Candida the Elder St. Canice St. Canice St. Cannera St. Canute IV St. Canute Lavard St. Caprasius of Agen St. Caradoc St. Carantac St. Catherine of Alexandria Bl. Carlos Manuel Rodriguez Santiago Carmelite Nuns of Compiegne St. Carmen St. Carpophorus St. Carpus St. Carthach the Elder St. Carthach the Younger Bl. Carthusian Martyrs St. Casilda of Toledo St. Casimir St. Casimir of Poland St. Caspar del Bufalo St. Cassian of Tangier St. Cassian of Autun St. Cassian of Imola St. Cassius of Clermont St. Cassius of Narni St. Castor of Apt St. Castorius St. Castritian St. Castulus St. Castus & Emilius St. Catald St. Cataldus St. Catellus of Castellamore St. Cathan St. Catherine of Alexandria St. Catherine of Bologna St. Catherine Chong Ch'oryom St. Catherine de Ricci Bl. Catherine Jarrige St. Catherine Laboure St. Catherine of Sweden St. Catherine of Siena St. Cecilia St. Cedd Bl. Ceferino Jimenez Malla St. Ceitho St. Celestine St. Celestine I Pope Celestine II Celestine III Celestine IV St. Cellach St. Centolla & Helen St. Ceolfrid St. Ceolwulf of Northumbria St. Cera St. Ceraunus St. Cerbonius St. Cerneuf Bl. Ceslaus St. Cewydd St. Chad of Mercia St. Charbel St. Charitina St. Charity St. Charles Borromeo St. Charles Cho Shin-ch'ol Bl. Charles de Faucauld St. Charles Garnier Bl. Charles the Good St. Charles Joseph Eugene de Mazenod St. Charles Lwanga and Companions St. Charles of Sezze St. Chelidonia Bl. Christian O'Conarchy St. Christina St. Christopher St. Chromatius St. Chrysanthus St. Chrysogonus St. Chrysolius St. Cian St. Cianan St. Clare St. Clare of Montefalco St. Clateus St. Claude La Colombiere St. Claudine Thevenet St. Clelia Barbieri Pope St. Clement I Clement II Clement III Clement IV Clement V Clement VI St. Clement of Alexandria St. Clement Maria Hofbauer St. Clement of Alexandria Bl. Clement Sheptytsky St. Cleopatra St. Cleopatra St. Cletus St. Clodoald St. Clodulf of Metz St. Clotilde St. Cloud St. Codratus of Corinth St. Cogitosus St. Cointha St. Colette St. Colman of Cloyne St. Colman of Dromore St. Colman of Elo St. Colman of Kilmacduagh St. Colman of Kilroot St. Colman of Lindisfarne St. Colman of Stockerau St. Columba St. Columba the Virgin St. Columba of Terryglass St. Columba of Spain Bl. Columba Marmion St. Columban St. Columbanus St. Columba of Sens St. Comgall St. Comgall St. Comgan St. Concordius St. Condedus St. Conleth St. Conleth St. Conon of Naso St. Conon of Naso Bl. Conor O’Devany St. Conrad St. Conrad of Parzham St. Constabilis St. Constantine St. Constantine the Great St. Contentius St. Conus St. Convoyon St. Corbinian St. Corebus St. Corentin St. Cornelius St. Cornelius of Armagh St. Cosmas of Aphrodisia St. Cosmas of Maiuma Sts. Cosmas & Damian St. Credan St. Crescens St. Crescentia St. Crescentian St. Crispina St. Crispin of Viterbo St. Crispus & Gaius St. Cristiolus St. Cristobal Magallanes Jara St. Cronan of Roscrea St. Cronan of Roscrea St. Cucuphas St. Cummian Fada St. Cunera St. Curcodomus St. Curig St. Cuthbert St. Cuthbert of Canterbury St. Cuthbert Mayne St. Cuthburga St. Cuthman of Steyning St. Cybi St. Cybi St. Cynfran St. Cynllo St. Cyprian St. Cyprian, Bishop of Carthage
St. Cyprian of Toulon Bl. Cyprian Michael Iwene Tansi St. Cyriaca Sts. Cyril and Methodius St. Cyril of Alexandria St. Cyril of Jerusalem St. Cyril of Alexandria St. Cyrus St. Cyrus and John St. Cyrus of Carthage St. Dafrosa St. Dagobert II St. Dallan St. Dalmatius of Pavia St. Dalmatius of Constantinople St. Dalmatius of Rodez St. Damasus Pope Saint Damasus I Damasus II St. Damianus Nam Myong-hyog St. Damien of Molokai St. Damien Nam Myong-hyok Bl. Damien Yamiki St. Daniel of Padua Bl. Daniel Brottier St. Daniel Comboni St. Daniel the Stylite St. Darerca of Ireland St. Daria St. Darius St. Dathus St. Dacius St. David St. David I of Scotland St. David of Sweden St. Declan St. Decuman St. Deicola St. Deiniol St. Demetria St. Demetrius of Thessaloniki Sts. Denis, Rusticus, and Eleutherius St. Dentlin St. Deodatus of Nevers St. Derferl-Gadarn St. Desideratus St. Desiderius of Auxerre St. Desiderius of Cahors St. Deusdedit of Canterbury St. Pope Deusdedit St. Devota St. Dichu St. Didacus Bl. Diego Luis de San Vitores St. Digain St. Digna & Emerita St. Dingad St. Diodorus & Marianus St. Diomedes St. Dionysius the Areopagite St. Dionysius St. Dionysius the Great of Alexandria St. Dionysius of Alexandria St. Dionysius of Corinth St. Dionysius of Milan St. Pope Dionysius St. Disibod St. Dismas St. Diuma St. Dogmael St. Dominator St. Domingo Nicolas Dat Dinh St. Domingo Ibanez de Erquicia St. Dominic St. Dominic Mao Trong Ha and Companions Dominican Martyrs of Vietnam St. Dominic de la Calzada St. Dominic del Val St. Dominic Doan Xuyen St. Dominic Henares St. Dominic Loricatus St. Dominic Nicholas Dat St. Dominic of Brescia St. Dominic of Silos St. Dominic Savio St. Dominic Trach St. Dominic Tuoc St. Dominic Uy St. Dominic Van Honh Dieu St. Domitian of Huy St. Domitius St. Domnina of Terni St. Domnina of Anazarbus St. Domnina St. Domninus of Fidenza St. Donald of Ogilvy St. Donan St. Donat St. Donatian St. Donatian & Rogatian St. Donatus St. Donatus of Evorea St. Donatus of Ripacandida St. Donatus of Besancon St. Donatus of Fiesole Donus St. Dorothy St. Dorothy of Montau St. Dorotheus of Gaza Douai Martyrs St. Drausinus St. Drogo St. Drostan St. Dubricus Dulia St. Dunstan St. Dwynwen St. Dymphna St. Eadsin St. Eata St. Ebba the Younger St. Ebontius St. Ebrulf St. Ecclesius St. Edburga of Bicester St. Edburga of Winchester St. Edgar the Peaceful St. Edistius St. Edith Stein St. Edith of Wilton St. Edmund Campion St. Edmund Campion St. Edmund Arrowsmith St. Edmund Campion St. Edmund Genings Bl. Edmund Ignatius Rice St. Edmund Rich St. Edmund the Martyr Bl. Edward Osbaldeston Bl. Edward Campion St. Edward the Confessor Bl. Edward Fulthrop Bl. Edward Jones Bl. Edward Maria Joannes Poppe St. Edward the Martyr Bl. Edward Oldcorne Bl. Edward Powell Bl. Edward Stransham Bl. Edward Waterson St. Edwin of Northumbria St. Edwin of Northumbria St. Edwold St. Egbert St. Egino St. Egwin of Evesham St. Eigil of Fulda St. Elaeth St. Elesbaan St. Eleuchadius St. Eletherius St. Eleutherius of Rocca d’Arce St. Eleutherius of Nicomedia St. Eleutherius & Anthia St. Eleutherius & Leonides St. Eleutherius of Tournai St. Elgiva of Shaftesbury St. Elia Facchini St. Elias & Companions St. Eligius St. Elined St. Elisabeth Chong Chong-hye St. Elisabeth Tsinn St. Elizabeth St. Elizabeth Ann Seton St. Elizabeth of Hungary St. Elizabeth of Schonau Bl. Elizabeth of the Trinity St. Elizabeth of Portugal St. Elizabeth Rose St. Elpidius the Cappadocian St. Elwin St. Elzear of Sabran St. Emebert St. Emerentiana St. Emeric St. Emilas & Jeremiah St. Emiliana St. Emilian Cucullatus Bl. Emilie Tavernier Gamelin St. Emily de Rodat St. Emma Bl. Emmanuel Domingo y Sol St. Emmanuel Phung St. Emmanuel Trieu St. Emmeramus St. Emygdius St. Enda St. Endellion St. Engelbert St. Engelmund St. Ennodius St. Enoder St. Eoban St. Epaphroditus St. Ephrem St. Ephysius St. Epicharis St. Epicharis St. Epiphania of Pavia St. Epiphanius of Pavia St. Epiphanius of Salamis St. Equitius Era of the Martyrs St. Erasmus St. Erastus St. Erbin of Dumnonia St. Erentrude St. Erhard of Regensburg St. Eric IX of Sweden St. Eric IX of Sweden St. Erminold St. Erminold St. Ernest St. Erth St. Ethelbert St. Ethelbert of Kent St. Ethelburga of Barking St. Ethelreda (Audrey) St. Ethelwin St. Ethelwold of Winchester St. Ethernan St. Eucharius St. Eucherius of Lyon St. Eucherius of Orleans St. Eugendus St. Eugene Eugene II Eugene III Eugene IV St. Eugene de Mazenod St. Eugenia St. Eulalia of Merida Sts. Eulampius and Eulampia St. Eulogius of Alexandria St. Eulogius of Cordoba St. Euphemia St. Euphrasia of Constantinople St. Euphrasia Pelletier St. Euphrosyne of Alexandria St. Euphrosyne of Polotsk

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Saint Paul is one of the most important and influential of all the saints. Many of his writings are contained in the Canon of the Bible and have influenced the growth and development of the ... continue reading | shop

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St. Rose of Lima

Historians remember St. Rose of Lima for her piety and chastity. Born in 1586 in Lima, Peru to Spanish colonists, and named Isabel Flores de Olivia, she was exceptionally beautiful. Her ... continue reading | shop

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St. Joan of Arc

St. Joan of Arc is the patroness of soldiers and of France. On January 6, 1412, Joan of Arc was born to pious parents of the French peasant class in the obscure village of Domremy, near ... continue reading | shop

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Martyrs of Chalcedon

A group of forty-nine Christians slain in Chalcedon during the reign of Emperor Diocletian . Records indicate that the martyrs were members of the choir in the church of Chalcedon.   continue reading

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St. Philomena

Little is known about the life of St. Philomena. However, it is believed she was a Greek princess who became a virgin martyr and died at 13-years-old. Remains of a young lady were discovered in May 1802 at the Catacombs of Priscilla on the Via Salaria Nova with three ... continue reading

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St. Michael the Archangel

Saint Michael the Archangel isn't a saint, but rather he is an angel, and the leader of all angels and of the army of God. This is what the title "Archangel" means, that he is above all the others in rank. St. Michael has four main responsibilities or offices, as we ... continue reading


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St. Gabriel, the Archangel

St. Gabriel is an angel who serves as a messenger for God to certain people. He is one of the three archangels. Gabriel is mentioned in both the Old and the New Testaments of the Bible. First, in the Old Testament, Gabriel appears to the prophet Daniel to explain his ... continue reading



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St. Cecilia Yu

Cecilia Yu So-sa was born in Seoul, , in 1761. Cecilia was a married woman, her children were the Saints Hasang Paul Chong and Jung Hye. When Cecilia was widowed, she was deprived of all her possessions and imprisoned because of her Christian faith. Twelve times she ... continue reading

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St. Celestine

When the father of this Italian saint died, his good mother brought up her twelve children well, even though they were very poor. "Oh, if I could only have the joy of seeing one of you become a saint!" she use to say. Once when she asked as usual, "which one of you is ... continue reading



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Why is the Assumption important? First, lets look at what this dogma is all about. On 1 November, 1950, Pope Pius XII issued the Apostolic Constitution Munificentissimus Deus in which he proclaimed the dogma of the Assumption: "Mary, the immaculate perpetually Virgin ... continue reading

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