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St. Toribio Alfonso de Mogrovejo St. Torpes of Pisa St. Torquatus St. Tranquillinus St. Tremorus of Brittany St. Triduana St. Trophimus of Arles St. Trophimus St. Trudo St. Trudpert St. Tryphon St. Tuda St. Tudwal St. Tudy of Landevennec St. Turibius of Astorga St. Turibius the Monk St. Tutilo St. Tychicus St. Tydfil Sts. Tysilio St. Ubald Baldassini St. Ulphia St. Ulric St. Ulrich St. Ultan of Ardbraccan St. Ultan St. Urban St. Urban I Bl. Urban II Urban III Urban IV St. Urban of Langres Bl. Urban V Urban VI St. Urciscenus St. Urpasian St. Ursicinus of Ravenna St. Ursicinus of Brescia St. Ursicinus St. Ursinus of Bourges St. Ursmar St. Ursula St. Ursus of Auxerre St. Ursus of Aosta St. Ursula Ledóchowska St. Vedast Bl. Valentin Paquay Bl. Valentin Paquay St. Valentine Pope Valentine St. Valentine Berrio-Ochoa St. Valeria of Limoges St. Valeria of Milan St. Valerian of Abbenza St. Valerie St. Valerius of Saragossa St. Valerius of Trčves St. Valerius & Rufinus St. Varus Bl. Vasyl Velychkovsky St. Vedast St. Veep St. Venantius St. Venantius Fortunatus St. Venerius St. Venerius the Hermit St. Venturino of Bergamo St. Veranus of Cavaillon St. Veranus of Vence St. Veranus of Cavaillon St. Verena St. Verena St. Vergil of Salzburg St. Veridiana St. Veronica St. Veronica Giuliani St. Viator St. Vicelin Bl. Vicente Shiwozuka de la Cruz St. Victor Victor II St. Victor I St. Victor the Moor St. Victor and Corona St. Victorian St. Victorian St. Victorian of Asan St. Victoricus, Fuscian, and Gentian St. Victor in Paris St. Victorinus of Pettau St. Victor Maurus St. Victor of Piacenza St. Victricius Vigilius St. Vigilius of Trent St. Vigor St. Villanus Bl. Vilmos Apor St. Vincent de Paul St. Vicente Liem de la Paz St. Vincent Ferrer St. Vincentia Maria Lopez Y Vicuna St. Vincent Kadlubek St. Vincent Madelgarus St. Vincent of Lerins St. Vincent, Orontius, & Victor St. Vincent Pallotti St. Vincent Pallottiano St. Vincent Saragossa St. Vincent Strambi St. Vincent the Deacon St. Vincenza Gerosa St. Vindician
St. Virgil of Arles St. Virgilius of Salzburg St. Virgilius of Arles St. Virginia Centurione Bracelli St. Vitalian St. Vitalis Sts. Vitalis and Valeria St. Vitalis St. Vitalis St. Vitalis of Gaza St. Vitonus St. Vitus St. Viventiolus St. Vladimir Bl. Volodymyr Pryjma St. Walburga St. Waldalenus St. Waldebert St. Waldebert, Abbot St. Waldetrudis St. Walericus St. Walstan St. Walter of Pontoise St. Waltheof of Melrose St. Wandrille St. Waningus St. Wenceslaus St. Wenceslaus I, Duke of Bohemia St. Werburga St. Wiborada St. Wigbert St. Wilfretrudis St. Wilfrid St. Wilfrid the Younger St. Wilgefortis St. Willehad of Bremen St. Willehad of Denmark Bl. William Carter Bl. William Ireland St. William, Abbot Bl. William Andleby St. William of Bourges St. William Breteuil Bl. William Dean St. William of Dijon Bl. William Exmew Bl. William Filby St. William Firmatus Bl. William Freeman St. William of Gellone Bl. William Greenwood Bl. William Harcourt Bl. William Hartley Bl. William Horne Bl. William Howard Bl. William Ireland Bl. William Joseph Chaminade Bl. William Lacey St. William of Maleval St. William of Norwich Bl. William Patenson St. William of Penacorada St. William of Pontoise Bl. William Richardson St. William of Rochester St. William of Saint-Brieuc St. William of Vercelli Bl. William Ward Bl. William Way St. William of York St. Willibald St. Willibrord St. Willigis St. Winaman Bl. Wincenty Lewoniuk St. Winebald St. Winifred St. Winifred St. Winoc St. Winwaloc St. Wiomad St. Withburga St. Wivina St. Adalbert of Prague St. Wolfgang St. Wulfram of Sens St. Wulfric St. Wulfstan St. Xantippa & Polyxena St. Ymar St. Yrieix Bl. Yvette St. Ywi St. Zacchaeus of Jerusalem St. Zachary2 St. Zachary St. Zdislava of Lemberk St. Zeno St. Zeno of Verona Bl. Zenon Kovalyk Bl. Zepherin Namuncura St. Zephyrinus St. Zita St. Zita St. Zoe of Rome St. Zoilus St. Zosimus St. Zosimus St. Zosimas of Palestine St. Zosimus & Athanasius St. Zoticus of Comana St. Zygmunt Gorazdowski

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St. Peter Chrysologus

St. Peter Chrysologus, Bishop and Doctor of the Church (Feast-July 30) Born at Imola, Italy in 406, St. Peter was baptized, educated, and ordained a deacon by Cornelius, Bishop of Imola. St. Peter ... continue reading

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St. Josephine Bakhita

St. Josephine Bakhita was born in Sudan in 1869. This African flower, who knew the anguish of kidnapping and slavery, bloomed marvelously in Italy, in response to God's grace, with the Daughters of Charity, where everyone still calls her "Mother Moretta" (our Black ... 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. Juan Diego

Juan Diego was born in 1474 in the calpulli or ward of Tlayacac in Cuauhtitlan, which was established in 1168 by Nahua tribesmen and conquered by the Aztec lord Axayacatl in 1467; and was located 20 kilometers (14 miles) north of Tenochtitlan (Mexico City). On ... continue reading

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St. Francis Xavier

FRANCIS XAVIER, ST. (1506-1552). Born in the family castle of Xavier, near Pamplona in the Basque area of Spanish Navarre on Apr. 7, he was sent to the University of Paris 1525, secured his licentiate in 1528, met Ignatius Loyola and became one of the seven who in ... 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.

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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 very ... continue reading

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