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St. Mariana St. Mariana de Paredes St. Marianne Cope St. Maria Park K'unagi Bl. Maria Restituta Bl. Maria Romero Meneses St. Maria Soledad St. Maria Won Kwi-im St. Maria Yi Indog St. Maria Yi Yonhui Bl. Marie Rivier St. Marie Adolphine Dierks St. Marie Amandine Bl. Marie-Anne Blondin St. Marie Claude Brard St. Marie Croissy St. Marie Dufour Bl. Marie Guyart of the Incarnation St. Marie Hanisset Bl. Marie-Louise Trichet St. Marie Meunier Bl. Marie of the Incarnation Bl. Marie Rose Durocher St. Marie Teresa Couderc St. Marie Trezelle St. Mark St. Mark 2 St. Mark & Marcellian Bl. Mark Barkworth St. Mark Ki-T'Ien-Siang Bl. Mark of Aviano Pope St. Mark St. Maro St. Martha St. Martha Wang St. Martial Pope Saint Martin I St. Martina of Rome St. Martin de Porres St. Martin I Martin IV St. Martin Luke Huin St. Martin of Arades St. Martin of Braga St. Martin of Leon St. Martin of Tongres St. Martin of Vertou St. Martin of Tours Martyrium Polycarpi Martyrology of Tallaght 85 Martyrs of England and Wales Martyrs of Amorion Martyrs of the Carthusian Order Martyrs of Thailand Martyrs of the Dominican Order in Vietnam Martyrs of Ararat Martyrs of Chalcedon Martyrs of China Martyrs of Douai Martyrs of England Forty Martyrs of England & Wales Martyrs of Gorkum Martyrs of Japan Martyrs of Korea St. Martyrs of Kosice Martyrs of Nicomedia Bl. Martyrs of Nowogrodek Martyrs of Pannonia Bl. Martyrs of Podlasie Martyrs of Raithu First Martyrs of Rome Martyrs of Samosata Martyrs of Saragossa Martyrs of Scillitan Martyrs of September Martyrs of the Spanish Civil War Martyrs of the Abrahamites Bl. Martyrs of the Spanish Civil War Martyrs of Uganda Martyrs of Vietnam Martyrs of the Theban Legion Martyrs of Tlaxcala St. Maruthas St. Mary Salome Bl. Mary Angela Truszkowska St. Mary Clopas St. Mary Di Rosa St. Mary of Egypt St. Mary Fan-K'Ounn St. Mary Fou St. Mary Hermina Grivot St. Mary MacKillop St. Mary Magdalene de Pazzi St. Mary Magdelene St. Mary Nan-Kouo-Cheu Bl. Frances Siedliska St. Mary Salome St. Mary Tchao St. Mary Tchao-Kouo-Cheu St. Mary Tcheng-Su St. Mary Tchou-Ou-Cheu St. Mary Tou-Tchao-Cheu St. Mary Ts'I-U Mary the Blessed Virgin St. Mary Wang-Li-Cheu St. Mary Yi Yon-hui St. Massa Candida St. Mateo Correa Magallanes St. Mateo Correa St. Materiana St. Maternus of Milan St. Maternus of Cologne St. Mathias Mulumba St. Mathilda St. Mathurin St. Matilda St. Matronian St. Matthew Bl. Matthew Flathers St. Matthew Alonso Leziniana St. Matthew Alonso Leziniana St. Matthew Fun-Te St. Matthew Gam Van Le St. Matthew Phuong St. Matthias St. Matthias of Jerusalem St. Matthias Murumba Venerable Matt Talbot St. Maughold St. Maura St. Maura & Britta St. Maurice St. Maurice of Carnoet St. Maurus St. Mavilus St. Maxentius St. Maxima of Rome St. Maximian of Constantinople St. Maximian of Ravenna St. Maximilian St. Maximilian Kolbe St. Maximilian of Lorch St. Maximinus of Aix St. Maximinus of Trier St. Maximus of Rome St. Maximus of Naples St. Maximus of Pavia St. Maximus & Victorinus St. Maximus of Aquila St. Maximus of Jerusalem St. Maximus of Nola St. Maximus of Reiz St. Maximus of Turin St. Maximus the Confessor St. Mbaga Tuzinde St. Mechtildis St. Mechtildis of Helfta St. Medard St. Medericus St. Megingaud St. Meingold of Huy St. Meinrad St. Mel St. Melangell St. Melania St. Melania the Elder St. Melanius St. Meletius of Antioch St. Melito of Sardis St. Melito of Sardis St. Mellitus of Canterbury St. Mellon St. Memmius St. Menodora St. Menas Bl. Mercedes Maria of Jesus St. Mercurialis of Forli St. Mercurius St. Merewenna St. Meriadoc St. Merinus St. Merinus St. Mesrop St. Messalina St. Methodius I St. Methodius of Olympus Bl. Dominik Trcka St. Metrophanes of Byzantium St. Michael the Confessor St. Michael the Archangel St. Michael Febres Cordero St. Michael de Sanctis St. Michael Garicoits St. Michael My St. Michael of Synnada St. Michael of the Saints St. Miguel Febres Cordero Bl. Miguel Pro St. Milburga St. Mildgytha Bl. Miles Gerard St. Miltiades St. Minias of Florence St. Minnborinus of Cologne St. Mirocles St. Mochta St. Modan St. Modomnoc St. Modwenna St. Monas St. Monegundis St. Monica St. Mother Theodore Guerin St. Moses the Black St. Moses the Ethopian St. Mugagga St. Munchin St. Murtagh St. Mutien-Marie Wiaux St. Nabor and Felix St. Namadia Bl. Narcisa de Jesus Martillo Moran St. Narcisa De Jesus Martillo Moran St. Narcissus St. Narnus St. Natalia of Nicomedia Sts. Natalie & Aurelius St. Nazarius and Celsus St. Nebridius St. Nectan of Hartland St. Nemesius of Alexandria St. Neot Sts. Nereus & Achilleus St. Nereus and Achilleus St. Nerses the Great St. Nestor of Magydos St. Nicarete St. Nicasius of Reims Bl. Niceforo of Jesus and Mary St. Nicetas St. Nicetas of Remesiana St. Nicetas of Remesiana St. Nicetius of Trier St. Nicetius St. Nicetius of Lyons St. Nicholas Bl. Nicholas Charnetsky St. Nicholas Chrysoberges Nicholas II Nicholas III
Nicholas IV Bl. Mykola Konrad St. Nicholas Owen St. Nicholas Pieck St. Nicholas The Duc Bui St. Nicholas of Tolentino St. Nicholas V St. Nicholas of Flue St. Nicodemus of the Holy Mountain Bl. Nicolas Roland St. Nicomedes St. Nicon the Metanoeite Bl. Nikolaus Gross St. Nilammon St. Nilammon St. Nilus the Elder St. Nilus the Younger St. Nimatullah al-Hardini St. Nina Bl. Martyrs of Astoria during Spanish Civil War St. Ninian St. Nino St. Nivard St. Neol Chabanel St. Non St. Nonnus St. Nonossus St. Norbert St. Nostrianus St. Notburga St. Nothlem St. Novatus St. Obitius St. Octavius, Solutor, and Adventor St. Oda St. Odhran of Iona St. Odilo of Cluny St. Odo St. Odo of Beauvais St. Odo of Urgell Bl. Odoric of Pordenone St. Odo the Good St. Odran St. Odulf St. Jón Ögmundsson St. Olaf of Norway St. Olaf of Sweden Bl. Oleksa Zaryckyj St. Olga St. Oliva St. Oliver Plunkett St. Olympias St. Omer St. Onesimus St. Onesiphorus St. Onouphrius Bl. Onufry Wasyluk St. Opportuna St. Orentius St. Orentius and Patientia St. Ormond St. Orsisius Bl. Osanna of Cattaro St. Osmund of Salisbury St. Oswald St. Osyth St. Othmar St. Otranto Martyrs ~ Antonio Primaldo St. Odran of Iona St. Otto of Bamberg St. Ouen St. Pachomius St. Pachomius St. Pacian St. Padarn (Paternus) St. Padre Pio St. Palatias and Laurentia St. Paldo, Tato, and Taso St. Palladius St. Pambo St. Pammachius St. Pamphilus St. Pantaenus St. Pantaleon St. Paola Jeuris St. Paphnutius St. Papias of Hierapolis St. Papulus St. Pardulphus St. Parisius St. Parmenas St. Paschal St. Paschal Baylon St. Paschal I Paschal II St. Paschasius Radbertus St. Patapios Of Thebes St. Patapius St. Paternian St. Paternian St. Paternus St. Paternus St. Patiens St. Patricia St. Patrick Bl. Patrick Salmon St. Patrick Tun St. Patroclus St. Patroclus St. Paul St. Paul Loc Van Le St. Paul the Simple St. Paula St. Paula Frasinetti St. Paul and Juliana St. Paul and Ninety Companions St. Paul Aurelian St. Paul Chen St. Paul Chong Hasang St. Paul of the Cross St. Paul Denn St. Paul Hong Yongju St. Paul I Paul II St. Paulina Bl. Pauline von Mallinckrodt St. Paulinus of Aquileia St. Paulinus of Aquileia St. Paulinus of Antioch St. Paulinus of Aquileia St. Paulinus of Capua St. Paulinus of Nola St. Paulinus of Sinigaglia St. Paulinus of Trier St. Paulinus of York St. Paul Keue-T'Ing-Tchou St. Paul Khoan Khan Pham St. Paul Lang-Eull St. Paul Liou-Tsinn-Tei St. Paul Miki St. Paul of Constantinople St. Paul of Narbonne St. Paul of St. Zoilus St. Paul Ou-Kiu-Nan St. Paul Ou-Wan-Chou St. Paul I, Pope St. Paul the Hermit St. Paul the Simple St. Paul Tong Buong Bl. Pavel Djidjov Bl. Pavol Peter Gojdi? St. Pedro Calungsod St. Pedro de San Jose Betancur St. Pedro Poveda Castroverde St. Pega St. Pelagia St. Pelagia of Antioch St. Pelagia of Tarsus St. Pelagius of Constance St. Pelagius of Cordova Pelagius I Pelagius II Bl. Pepin of Landen St. Peregrine Laziosi St. Peregrinus of Terni St. Peregrinus of Auxerre St. Peregrinus St. Perfectus St. Perpetua Hong Kumju St. Perpetuus St. Peter of Saint Joseph Betancur Bl. Peter Igneus St. Peter of Canterbury St. Peter Orseolo Bls. Peter Snow and Ralph Grimston Sts. Peter Tu Van Nguyen and Jose Canh Luong Hoang St. Peter, First Pope St. Peter of Alcantara St. Peter Arbues St. Peter Aumaitre St. Peter Baptist St. Peter Canisius St. Peter in Chains St. Peter Chanel St. Peter Ch'oe Ch'ang-hub St. Peter Cho Kwaso St. Peter Chong Wonji St. Peter Chrysologus St. Peter Claver St. Peter Damian St. Peter Domoulin Bori, Peter Khoa, and Vincent Diem Bl. Peter Donders St. Peter Duong St. Peter Fourier St. Peter Francis Neron Bl. Peter Friedhofen Bl. Peter Gonzales St. Peter Gonzalez St. Peter Henricus Dorie St. Peter Hieu St. Peter Igneus St. Peter Julian Eymard St. Peter Khanh St. Peter Kwon Tugin St. Peter Liou-Tzeu-U St. Peter Li-Ts'Uan St. Peter Maubant St. Peter Nam Kyongmun St. Peter Nolasco St. Peter of Alexandria St. Peter of Anagni St. Peter of Rates St. Peter of Canterbury Bl. Peter of Castelnau St. Peter of Juilly St. Peter of Luxembourg St. Peter of Mount Athos St. Peter of Pappacarbone St. Peter of Pavia Bl. Peter of Poitiers St. Peter of Tarantaise St. Peter Pareuzi St. Peter Pascual St. Peter Quy St. Peter Regulatus St. Peter Rodriguez and Companions St. Peter Ryau St. Peter of Sebaste St. Peter Son Sonji St. Peter Tchang-Pan-Nieu St. Peter Tchao-Ming St. Peter Tchou-Jeu-Sinn St. Peter the Deacon Bl. Peter the Hermit Bl. Peter the Venerable St. Peter Thi St. Peter Thomas St. Peter Truat St. Peter Tu St. Peter Tu St. Peter Tuan St. Peter Tuy St. Peter Tuy Le St. Peter U-Ngan-Pan St. Peter Urseolus St. Peter Van St. Peter of Verona St. Peter Wang-OI-Man St. Peter Wang-Tsouo Long St. Peter Yi Myongs


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St. John of God

From the time he was eight to the day he died, John followed every impulse of his heart. The challenge for him was to rush to follow the promptings of the Holy Spirit gave him, not his own ... continue reading

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St. Sofia

According to an Eastern allegory explaining the cult of Divine Wisdom, Faith, Hope, and Charity were the daughters of Wisdom (known as Sofia in the Roman Martyrology on September 30th), a ... continue reading

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Sts. Joachim and Anne

By tradition Joachim and Anne are considered to be the names of the parents of Mary, the Mother of God. We have no historical evidence, however, of any elements of their lives, including ... continue reading

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Sts. Sarbelius & Barbea

Two martyrs, brother and sister, who were put to death at Edessa during the persecutions of Emperor Trajan. Sarbelius, also called Sharbel, was a high priest at Edessa, in Mesopotamia. They were ... continue reading

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St. Lucy

Lucy's name means "light", with the same root as "lucid" which means "clear, radiant, understandable." Unfortunately for us, Lucy's history does not match her name. Shrouded in the darkness of time, all we really know for certain is that ... 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. Louise de Marillac

Louise de Marillac was born probably at Ferrieres-en-Brie near Meux, France, on August 12, 1591. She was educated by the Dominican nuns at Poissy. She desired to become a nun but on the advice of her ... continue reading

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St. Rupert

Bishop and missionary, also listed as Robert of Hrodbert. A member of a noble Frankish family, he was appointed bishop of Worms, Germany, and then dedicated himself to spreading the faith among 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, Hebrews 10:19-25
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Sts. Sarbelius & Barbea
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