Saint (Brother) Miguel (1854ľ1910) was a member of the Order of the Institute of the Brothers of the Christian Schools. He was born Francisco Febres-Cordero Mu˝ˇz on November 7, 1854 at Cuenca, Ecuador and died at PremiÓ de Mar, Spain on February 9, 1910.
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 her forced solitude, she gave herself to prayer and study, and contrived to ... continue readingMore Female Saints
St. Augustine of Hippo is the patron of brewers because of his conversion from a former life of loose living, which included parties, entertainment, and worldly ambitions. His complete turnaround and ... continue reading
By F. K. Bartels