Category Archives: Patron Saints

St. John Fisher and St. Thomas More – Martyrs – June 22nd

Each year in the Holy Catholic Church there are two saints who are recognized on June 22nd for their courage and there steadfastness against a government that had overstepped it’s authority and sought to usurp the power that the Church … Continue reading

Posted in Catholic Feast Days, Patron Saints | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Solemnity of the nativity of Saint John the Baptist – June 24th

Jesus called John the greatest of all those who had preceded him: “I tell you, among those born of women, no one is greater than John…yet the least in the kingdom of God is greater than he.” (Luke 7:28). Luke … Continue reading

Posted in Catholic Feast Days, Patron Saints | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Saint Aquilina – Martyr of Syria – June 13th

Throughout the history of the Church we have encountered many young children and many young adults, who were willing to forgo the  pleasures of the world…and were willing to sacrifice their comfortable lives and suffer great pains for their love … Continue reading

Posted in Patron Saints | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Memorial of Saint Anthony of Padua- June 13th

Saint Anthony may well be one of the most familiar of all the saints to the Catholic faithful. It seems that everyone has invoked this holy saint at one time or another for help with finding something that had been … Continue reading

Posted in Patron Saints | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Saint Anthony Mary Gianelli – June 7th

As we continue to encounter new saints…we discover that there are many saints who even prior to their birth were being prepared for the great task that God had planned for them… they loved God from their very beginnings…Some of … Continue reading

Posted in Patron Saints | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Martyrs of Lyons and Vienne – June 2nd- Also the 1st Friday of the Month

In the history of the world we have found that wherever there are men who despise the One True Faith and the Truth that came from Jesus,  we will also find men and women with hearts and mind’s filled with … Continue reading

Posted in Catholic Feast Days, Patron Saints, Some thoughts | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Saint Justin Martyr – June 1st

As men who are born, and come into the world, generally in the same way…one can never fully know the twists and turns our paths in  life will take. We may think we know which way we are going. We … Continue reading

Posted in Catholic Feast Days, Patron Saints | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment