Browsing the 2021 archive of Saints of the Day

The Solemnity of Saint Joseph

Posted by Mrs Oksana Zagorodniuk on 3/13/21

On March 19th we celebrate the Solemnity of Saint Joseph.  The 19th of March was dedicated to Saint Joseph in several Western calendars by the 10th century, and this custom was established in Rome by 1479. Pope Pius V extended its use to the entire Roman Rite by his Apostolic Constitution Quo primum ... Read More »

St. Jerome Emiliani

Posted by Mrs Oksana Zagorodniuk on 2/06/21

Jerome Emiliani lay chained in the dark dirty dungeon. Only a short time before he had been a military commander for Venice in charge of a fortress. He didn't care much about God because he didn't need him -- he had his own strength and the strength of hissoldiers ... Read More »