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St. Jarlath St. Jarlath St. Jason St. Jean de Brebeuf St. Jeanne Delanoue St. Jeanne Jugan Bl. Jenaro Sanchez Delgadillo St. Jeremy St. Jerome St. Jerome Emiliani St. Jerome Hermosilla St. Jerome Lou-Tin-Mei St. Jerome of Pavia St. Jessica St. Joachim Ho St. Joachim Royo St. Joan of Arc St. Joan de Lestonnac St. Joanna St. Joan of Valois Bl. Johann Nepomuk von Tschiderer St. John St. John Baptist Scalabrini Bl. John Duckett Bl. John Hambley St. John of Matera St. John of Monte Marano St. John the Hermit Bl. John Thules and Roger Wrenno John I John II St. John of Pavia John III John IV John V John VI John VII John VIII John IX Bl. John Alcober St. John Almond St. John the Almsgiver Bl. John Amias St. John the Apostle St. John the Baptist St. John Baptist Con St. John Baptist de la Salle St. John Baptist Ou-Man-T'Ang St. John Baptist Rossi St. John Baptist Tchao-Ming St. John Baptist Tchou-Ou-Joei St. John Baptist Thanh St. John Baptist Vianney St. John Baptist Yi Kwangnyol Bl. John Beche St. John Berchmans Bl. John Bodey St. John Bosco St. John Boste St. John Cantius St. John Cassian St. John Charles Cornay St. John Chrysostom St. John Climacus Bl. John Cornelius St. John of the Cross St. John of Damascus St. John Dat BL. John Davy St. John de Brebeuf & Companions St. John de Britto St. John Macias St. John de Ortega St. John de Ribera Bl. John Duckett St. John of Dukla Bl. John Duns Scotus St. John the Dwarf St. John Eudes St. John the Evangelist Bl. John Felton Bl. John Fenwick & John Gavan Bl. John Fernandez Bl. John Finch St. John Fisher Bl. John Forest St. John Francis Regis Bl. John-Gabriel Perboyre St. John Gaulbert, Abbot St. John of God St. John Houghton Bl. John Ingram St. John Jones St. John Joseph of the Cross St. John-Joseph of the Cross St. John of Kanty St. John Kemble Bl. John Lantrua of Triora Bl. John Larke St. John Leonardi Bl. John Lockwood St. John-Louis Bonnard St. John Louis Bonnard St. John the Merciful Bl. John Nelson St. John Nepomucene St. John Nepomucene Neumann St. John Neumann St. John of Avila St. John of Bergamo St. John of Beverly St. John of Bridlington St. John of Capistrano St. John of Cologne St. John of Egypt St. John of Gorze St. John of Lodi St. John of Meda St. John of Monte Marano St. John of Nicomedia Bl. John of Parma St. John of Pulsano St. John of Ravenna Bl. John of Rochester St. John of Sahagun St. John of the Goths St. John of the Grating St. John Ogilvie St. John Ou-Wenn-Yinn St. John Payne Bl. John Pibush St. John Plessington St. John Rigby St. John of Rila St. John Roberts Bl. John Roche & Margaret Ward Bl. John of Ruysbroeck Bl. John Shert Bl. John Slade St. John Soan de Goto St. John Southworth St. John Stone Bl. John Storey St. John Tchang St. John Tchen St. John Thanh Van Dinh St. John the Almoner St. John the Dwarf St. John the Iberian St. John Theristus St. John the Silent St. John Van St. John Vianney St. John Wall St. John Wang-K'Oei-Sinn John X John XI John XII John XIII John XIV John XIX John XV John XVII John XVIII John XXI John XXII St. John XXIII St. John Yi Kwong-hai St. John Yi Munu St. John Yi Yunil Bl. Josaphat Chichov Bl. Josaphata Michaelina Hordashevska St. Josaphat of Polotsk Bls. Jose Aparicio Sanz, Enrique Juan Requena, and Jose Perpina Nacher Bl. Jose Aparicio Sanz, Enrique Juan Requena, and Jose Perpina Nacher St. Jose Thi Dang Le Bl. Jose de Anchieta St. Jose Manyanet y Vives St. Jose Maria de Yermo y Parres St. Josemaria Escriva de Balaguer St. Jose Maria Robles Hurtado Bl. Jose M. Rubio y Peralta St. Joseph Bl. Joseph Freinademetz St. Joseph Abibos St. Joseph Cafasso St. Joseph Calasanctius St. Joseph Canh Luang Hoang St. Joseph Chang St. Joseph Chang Chugi St. Joseph Chang-Ta-Pong St. Joseph Cho Yunho St. Joseph Cottolengo St. Joseph of Cupertino Bl. Joseph Fernandez Bl. Joseph Gerard St. Joseph Im Ch'ibaeg St. Josephine Bakhita St. Josephine Bakhita Bl. Josephine Leroux St. Joseph Marchand St. Joseph Marello St. Joseph Maria Gambaro St. Joseph Mary Tommasi St. Joseph Ma-Tllen-Chounn St. Joseph Moscati St. Joseph Mukasa St. Joseph of Arimathea St. Joseph of Cupertino St. Joseph of Leonissa St. Joseph of Volokolamsk St. Joseph Oriol St. Joseph Peter Han Wonso St. Joseph Pignatelli St. Joseph the Hymnographer Bl. Joseph Vaz St. Joseph Wang-Jou-Mei St. Joseph Wang-K'Oei-Tsu St. Joseph Yuang-Keng-Yinn St. Joseph Yuen St. Joseph Zhang Dapeng St. Joshua St. Jovita St. Pope John Paul II St. Juan Diego St. Judas Cyriacus St. Jude Thaddaeus St. Julia St. Julia of Carthage St. Julia Maria Ledóchowska St. Julian St. Julian of Le Mans St. Juliana of Nicomedia St. Juliana Falconieri St. Julian and Basilissa St. Juliana of Cumae St. Juliana of Norwich St. Julian of Antioch St. Julian of Cuenca St. Julian of Le Mans St. Julian of Toledo St. Julian the Hospitaler St. Julia Billiart St. Julia of Merida St. Julie Billiart St. Julius St. Julius and Aaron St. Julius of Novara St. Jung Hye St. Junian
Bl. Junipero Serra St. Jurmin St. Justa and Rufina St. Justin St. Justina of Antioch St. Justina of Padua St. Justin de Jacobis St. Justin Martyr St. Justino Orona Madrigal St. Justin of Chieti St. Justus of Beauvais Justus of Canterbury St. Justus of Lyons St. Justus of Trieste St. Justus of Urgel St. Jutta St. Juvenal of Benevento St. Juvenal of Narni St. Juventius of Pavia Bl. Kamen Vitchev Bl. Karl Leisner Bl. Karolina Kozka St. Kateri Tekakwitha St. Katharine Drexel St. Kea St. Kenelm St. Kentigerna St. Kentigern Mungo St. Kessag St. Keverne St. Kevin St. Keyne St. Kiara St. Kieran St. Kieran of Saigir St. Kilian St. Kinga of Poland St. K'I-Tchou-Tzeu St. Kizito St. Korean Martyrs St. Kundegunda St. Kyneburga, Kyneswide, & Tibba Bl. Ladislaus Batthyany-Strattmann St. Lambert of Maastricht St. Landericus St. Landrada St. Landulf of Yariglia St. Lang-Yang-Cheu St. Laszlo St. Latinus St. Laura St. Laura of Saint Catherine of Siena St. Laura Bl. Laura Vicuna St. Laurentinus St. Lawrence O'Toole St. Lawrence Huong Van Nguyen St. Lawrence of Brindisi St. Lawrence Giustiniani St. Lawrence Han Ihyong Bl. Lawrence Humphrey St. Lawrence Huong St. Lawrence Imbert St. Lawrence - Martyr St. Lawrence of Canterbury St. Lawrence of Siponto St. Lawrence O'Toole St. Lorenzo Ruiz Bl. Lazaro of Kyoto St. Lazarus of Bethany St. Lazarus Zographos St. Lea St. Leander of Seville St. Lebuin St. Leger St. Leobinus St. Leocadia St. Leodegarius St. Leo the Great St. Leo Ignazio Mangin Leo II Leo III Leo IV Leo IX St. Leonard St. Leonard of Noblac St. Leonard of Port Maurice St. Leonides of Alexandria Bl. Leonid Feodorov St. Leontius St. Leontius of Fréjus St. Leontius of Caesarea St. Leontius the Elder St. Leo of Catania St. Leo of Sens St. Leopold St. Leopold Mandic Leo V Leo VI St. Leovigild and Christopher Leo VII Leo VIII St. Leucius of Alexandria St. Leucius of Brindisi St. Leutfridus St. Levan St. Lezin St. Liberalis of Treviso St. Liberata Liberius St. Liberius of Ravenna St. Liborius of Le Mans St. Lidanus St. Linus St. Liudhard St. Liutwin St. Livinus St. Llibio St. Lorenzo Ruiz Bl. Lorenzo Salvi St. Louis Bertrand St. Louis de Montfort St. Louise de Marillac St. Louis IX St. Louis King of France St. Louis Mary Grignion St. Louis of Omura St. Louis of Toulouse Bl. Louis Sotelo St. Lucerius St. Luchesio St. Lucian of Beauvais St. Lucian of Antioch St. Lucidius of Verona St. Lucius I Lucius II Lucius III St. Lucius of Cyrene St. Lucy St. Lucy & Geminian St. Lucy Filippini St. Lucy Wang-Tcheng St. Lucy Wang-Wang-Cheu St. Ludan St. Ludger St. Ludmilla of Bohemia St. Ludolf of Ratzeburg Bl. Ludovico of Casoria St. Ludovicus Beaulieu Bl. Luigi Quattrocchi Bl. Luis Batiz Sainz St. Luke St. Luke Hwang Soktu St. Luke Kirby St. Luke the Younger St. Lull St. Lupercus St. Lupicinus St. Lupus St. Lupus of Bayeux St. Lupus of Lyons St. Lupus of Sens St. Lupus of Soissons St. Lutgardis St. Luthgard St. Lydwine St. Mabyn St. Macaille St. Macarius of Fayum St. Macarius the Great of Alexandria St. Macarius of Jerusalem St. Macarius the Great St. Machar St. Machudd St. Macrina the Younger St. Macrina the Elder St. Macrina the Younger St. Madeleine Brideau St. Madeleine Lidoine St. Madelgisilus St. Madeline Sophie Barat St. Maelrhys St. Magalena Ho Kye-im Bl. Magdalena of Nagasaki St. Magdalene Cho St. Magdalene Han Yong-i St. Magdalene Kim Obi St. Magdalene Pak Pongson St. Magdalene Son Sobyog St. Magdalene Tou-Fong-Kiu St. Magdalene Yi Yongdog St. Magdalene Yi Yong-hui St. Magnericus St. Magnus of Avignon St. Magnus of Füssen St. Majolus of Cluny St. Majoricus Bl. Maksym Hawryluk St. Malachy St. Malo St. Mamas of Caesarea St. Mamertinus of Auxerre St. Manaen St. Manettus St. Mansuetus St. Maolruain St. Marcella St. Marcarius of Jerusalem Bl. Marcelina Darowska St. Marcella St. Marcellin Champagnat St. Marcellina Sts. Marcellinus and Peter St. Marcellus St. Marcian of Tortona St. Marciana of Mauretania St. Marculf St. Marko Krizin St. Margaret of Antioch St. Margaret Bourgeoys St. Margaret Fontana St. Margaret of Antioch Bl. Margaret of Castello Bl. Margaret of Citta-di-Castello St. Margaret Clitherow St. Margaret of Cortona St. Margaret Mary Alacoque St. Margaret of England St. Margaret of Hungary Bl. Margaret Pole St. Margaret of Scotland St. Margaret the Barefooted St. Marguerite Bourgeoys St. Marguerite d'Youville Bl. Maria Candida of the Eucharist Bl. Maria Adeodata Pisani Bl. Maria Bernarda Butler St. Maria Chaira Bl. Maria Corsini St. Maria Crescentia Hoss St. Maria Crocifissa Di Rosa St. Maria Dominic Mazzarello St. Mary Frances of the Five Wounds of Jesus Bl. Maria Gabriella Sagheddu St. Maria Goretti St. Mother Maria Guadalupe Garcia Zavala ~ Mother Lupita Bl. Maria Helena Stollenwerk St. Maria Magdalen Dei Pazzi St. Maria Magdalen of Canossa Bl. Mariam Thresia Chiramel Mankidiyan


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St. Barbara

Barbara lived in the 4th century and brought up as a heathen. A tyrannical father, Dioscorus, had kept her jealously secluded in a lonely tower which he had built for that purpose. Here, in ... continue reading

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St. Angela Merici

When she was 56, Angela Merici said "No" to the Pope. She was aware that Clement VII was offering her a great honor and a great opportunity to serve when he asked her to take charge of a ... continue reading

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St. Bridget

St. Bridget arrived in Ireland a few years after St. Patrick. Her father was an Irish lord named Duptace. As Bridget grew up, she became holier and more pious each day. She loved the ... continue reading

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St. Colette

Colette was the daughter of a carpenter named DeBoilet at Corby Abbey in Picardy, France. She was born on January 13, christened Nicolette, and called Colette. Orphaned at seventeen, she distributed ... continue reading

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St. Kateri Tekakwitha

Saint Kateri Tekakwitha, Virgin, was canonized on 10/21/2012 by Pope Benedict XVI. Kateri was born near the town of Auriesville, New York, in the year 1656, the daughter of a Mohawk warrior. She was four years old when her mother died of smallpox. The disease also ... continue reading

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St. Michael the Archangel

St. Michael the Archangel - Feast day - September 29th The name Michael signifies "Who is like to God?" and was the warcry of the good angels in the battle fought in heaven against satan and his followers. Holy Scripture describes St. Michael as "one of the chief ... continue reading


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St. Gabriel, the Archangel

The name Gabriel means "man of God," or "God has shown himself mighty." It appears first in the prophesies of Daniel in the Old Testament. The angel announced to Daniel the prophecy of the seventy weeks. His name also occurs in the apocryphal book of Henoch. He was the ... continue reading



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St. Casimir

Casimir grew up in a world where his life was not his own. As a prince of Poland, the second son of King Casimir IV and Elizabeth of Austria, his life was scheduled to cement his father's authority ... continue reading

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St. Agatha

Although we have evidence that Agatha was venerated at least as far back as the sixth century, the only facts we have about her are that she was born in Sicily and died there a martyr. In the ... continue reading



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Image of Irenaeus of Lyon wrote these words - The glory of God gives life; those who see God receive life. For this reason, God-who cannot be grasped, comprehended, or seen-allows Himself to be seen, comprehended, and grasped by men, that He may give life to those who see and receive Him. It is impossible to live without life, and the actualization of life comes from participation in God, while participation in God is to see God and enjoy His goodness.

Learning from St Irenaeus How to Know God

By Deacon Keith Fournier

This great defender of the faith insisted on the central claim of Christianity: God can be known and loved-indeed, that is why He came into our midst in the person of His Son; so that through a  relationship with Jesus Christ, man could participate in the ... continue reading

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Reading 1, Genesis 37:3-4, 12-13, 17-18
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St. Colette
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