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St. Aaron
St. Abadios
St. Abadir
St. Abadiu
St. Abaidas
St. Abakerazum
St. Abakuh
St. Abanoub
St. Abban
St. Abban
St. Abbo
St. Abdas of Susa
St. Abdas
St. Abdon
St. Abercius Marcellus
St. Aberoh (Aburom, Arianus)
St. Abhor (Amba Hor)
St. Abibus
St. Abigail
St. Abilius
St. Abra
St. Abrahamites Monks
St. Abraham Kidunaja
St. Abraham of Carrhae
St. Abraham of Kratia
St. Abraham of Rostov
St. Abraham of Smolensk
St. Abraham the Poor
St. Abraham the Poor
St. Abran
St. Absadah
St. Absadi
St. Abudimus
St. Frumentius of Ethiopia
St. Abundius
St. Abundius
St. Acacius
St. Acacius
St. Acca
St. Acepsimas
St. Achillas
St. Achilleus Kewanuka
St. Acisclus
St. Acyndinus
St. Ada
St. Adalard of Corbie
St. Adalbert of Magdeburg
St. Adalbert of Prague
St. Adalgott
St. Adalsindis
St. Adam
St. Adamnan
St. Adamnan of Coldingham
St. Addal
St. Adela
St. Adelaide
St. Adelaide of Bellich
St. Adelelmus
St. Adelina
St. Adeodatus
St. Adeodatus II
St. Adheritus
St. Adjutor
St. Adolf of Osnabruck
Bl. Adolph Kolping
Sts. Adolphus and John
St. Adolphus Ludigo-Mkasa
St. Ado of Vienne
St. Adrian
Adrian II
St. Adrian III
Adrian IV
Adrian V
St. Adrian, Abbot
Bl. Adrian Fortescue
St. Adrian III
St. Adulf
St. Adventor
St. Aedesius
St. Aedesius
St. Aedh MacBricc
St. Aelred of Rievaulx
St. Aengus
St. Afan
St. Afra
St. Africus
St. Agabus
St. Agape
St. Agapius
St. Agatha
St. Agatha Kim
St. Agatha Lin
St. Agathangelus
St. Agatho
St. Agathoclia
St. Agilbert
Bl. Agnello of Pisa
St. Agnellus of Pisa
St. Agnes
St. Agnes of Assisi
St. Agnes of Bohemia
St. Agnes of Assisi
St. Agnes of Bohemia
St. Agnes of Montepulciano
St. Agnes of Rome
St. Agobard
St. Agofredus
St. Agrippina
Bl. Agustin Caloca Cortes
St. AIban of Mainz
St. Aibert
St. Aidan
St. Aidan of Ferns
St. Ailbhe
St. Aileran
St. Aimo
Bl. Alan de la Roche
Bl. Alan de Solminihac
St. Alban
St. Alban Bartholomew Roe
St. Alban of Britain
St. Alberic of Utrecht
St. Alberic of CÓteaux
St. Alberic Crescitelli
St. Albert Chmielowski
St. Albert the Great
St. Albert of Jerusalem
St. Albert of Magdeburg
Bl. Alberto Marvelli
St. Albert of Cashel
St. Albert of Genoa
St. Albert of Jerusalem
St. Albert of Louvain
St. Albert of Montecorvino
St. Albert of Trapani
St. Alberto Hurtado Cruchaga
St. Albinus
St. Alburga
St. Aldate
St. Aldebrandus
St. Aldegunais
St. Aldhelm
St. Aleaunie
St. Alena
St. Alexander of Jerusalem
St. Alexander I
St. Alexander
St. Alexander
Alexander II
Alexander III
Alexander IV
St. Alexander Akimetes
St. Alexander Briant
St. Alexander
St. Alexander Nevski
St. Alexander of Alexandria
St. Alexander of Comana
St. Alexander of Constantinople
St. Alexander Sauli
St. Alexander
Bl. Alexandrina Maria da Costa
St. Alexis
St. Alexis Falconieri
St. Alex U Seyong
St. Aleydis
St. Alfanus
Bl. Alfonso Maria Fusco
Bl. Alfredo Ildefonso Schuster
St. Alfred the Great
St. Alfwold
St. Alice
St. Alkeld
St. Allucio
St. Almachius
St. Almedha
St. Almus
St. Alnoth
St. Alodia
St. Alonso Rodriguez
St. Aloysius Gonzaga
St. Alphaeus
St. Alphege
St. Alphege of Canterbury
St. Alphege
St. Alphius
St. Alphonsa
St. Alphonsa of the Immaculate Conception
St. Alphonsus
St. Alphonsus Marie Liguori
St. Alphonsus Rodriguez
St. Altfrid
St. Altinus
Bl. Alvarez of Corova
St. Amabilis
Bl. Amadeus IX of Savoy
Bl. Amadeus of Lausanne
St. Amadour
St. Amalberga
St. Amand
St. Amantius of Como
St. Amator
St. Amatus
St. Ambrose
St. Ambrose of Alexandria
St. Ambrose Aut-pert
St. Ambrose Edward Barlow
St. Amelberga
St. Amor of Amorbach
St. Ampelus
St. Amphianus
St. Amphibalus
St. Ampliatus
Bl. Anacleto GonzŠlez Flores
St. Anacletus
St. Anacletus II
St. Anastasia
St. Anastasia III
St. Anastasia Patricia
St. Anastasia the Patrician
St. Anastasius I
Anastasius II
Anastasius III
Anastasius IV
St. Anastasius the Fuller
St. Anastasius the Sinaite
St. Anatolia
St. Anatolius of Laodicea
St. Andeolus
Bl. Andrea Carlo Ferrari
St. Andre Bessette
St. Andrew
Bl. Andrew of Strumi
St. Andrew Thong Kim Nguyen
St. Andrew Trong Van Tran
St. Andrew
St. Andrew Avellino
St. Andrew Bobola
St. Andrew-Chong Kwagyong
St. Andrew Corsini
St. Andrew Dung Lac
St. Andrew Dung Lac
Sts. Andrew Kim Taegon, Paul Chong Hasang, and Companions
St. Andrew of Crete
Bl. Andrew of Phu Yen
St. Andrew of Trier
St. Andrew the Scot
St. Andrew Tien-K'Ing
St. Angela Merici
Bl. Angela of Foligno
Bl. Angela Salawa
St. Angelelmus
Fra Angelico
St. Angelo
Bl. Angelo of Chivasso
St. Angilbert
St. Angilbert
St. Anianus
St. Anianus
Bl. Anicet Hryciuk
St. Anicetus
St. Anna the Prophetess
St. Anna Dierk (Maria Adolfina)
St. Anna Kim
St. Anna Nan-Sinn-Cheu
St. Anna Pak A-gi
St. Anna Wang
Sts. Joachim and Anne
Bl. Anne Catherine Emmerick
Bl. Anne of Saint Bartholomew
Bl. Anne Jahouvey
St. Anne Line
St. Annemund
St. Anno
St. Ansanus
St. Ansbert
St. Ansegisus
St. Anselm
St. Anselm of Lucca
St. Anselm of Lucca
St. Ansfrid
St. Ansgar
St. Anskar
St. Ansovinus
St. Anstrudis
St. Ansurius
St. Anterus
St. Anthelm
St. Anthimus
Bl. Anthony Baldinucci
St. Anthony the Abbot
Bl. Anthony Baldinucci
St. Anthony Daniel
St. Anthony Daveluy
Bl. Anthony della Chiesa
St. Anthony Dich Nguyen
St. Anthony the Hermit
St. Anthony Kauleas
St. Anthony Kim Son-u
St. Anthony Mary Claret
St. Anthony Mary Pucci
St. Anthony Mary Zaccaria
Bl. Anthony Middleton
St. Anthony Nam-Quynh
Bl. Anthony Neyrot
St. Anthony of Padua
St. Anthony Pechersky
St. Anthony Peter Dich
St. Antipas
Bl. Antonia Mesina
St. Antoninus
St. Antoninus
St. Antoninus of Sorrento
Bl. Antonio de Sant'Anna Galvao
St. Antonio Vieira
Bl. Anton Martin Slomsek
Bl. Anwarite Nangapeta
St. Anysia
St. Aphraates
St. Aphrodisius
St. Apollinaris
St. Apollinaris Sidonius
St. Apollonia
St. Apollonius the Apologist
Apostle of the Gentiles
The Apostles
Apostles of England
Apostles of Erin (Ireland)
Apostles of Rome
St. Apronia
St. Aprus
St. Aquilina
St. Aquilinus
St. Arbogast
St. Arcadius
St. Arcadius
St. Arcangelo Tadini
Bl. Archangela Girlani
St. Ariadne
St. Arigius
St. Aristides
St. Armentarius
St. Arnold Jansen
St. Arnulf of Eynesbury
St. Arnulf of Soissons
St. Arsenius
St. Arsenius the Great
St. Artaldus
St. Artemas
St. Artemius
St. Arthelais
St. Arwald
St. Asaph
St. Ascelina
Bl. Ascension of the Heart of Jesus Nicol Goni
St. Asicus
St. Aspasius
St. Aspren
St. Astius
St. Athanasia of Aegina
St. Athanasius
St. Athanasius the Athonite
St. Athelm
St. Athenogenes
St. Atilano Cruz Alvarado
St. Attalas
St. Atticus of Constantinople
St. Attilanus
St. Attracta
St. Augustine of Canterbury
St. Augustine of Hippo
St. Augustine Huy Viet Phan
St. Augustine Moi
St. Augustine Moi Van Nguyen
St. Augustine of Huy
St. Augustine Pak Chong-won
St. Augustine Tchao
St. Augustine Webster
St. Augustine Yi Chin-gil
St. Augustine Yi Kwang-hon
Bl. Augusto Czartoryski
St. Augustus Chapdelaine
St. Augustus Schoffler
St. Aurea
St. Aurea
St. Aurelia of Strasbourg
St. Aurelian of Limoges
St. Aurelius
St. Auspicius
St. Austreberta
St. Austregisilus
St. Austremonius
St. Auxentius of Bithynia
St. Ava
St. Aventinus of Tours
St. Avitus
St. Avitus of Vienne
St. Avitus I of Clermont
St. Avitus II of Clermont
St. Babylas
St. Baglan
St. Balbina
St. Balderic
St. Baldred
St. Baradates
St. Barbara
St. Barbara Cho Chung-i
St. Barbara Ch'oe Yong-i
St. Barbara Han Agi
St. Barbara Kim
St. Barbara Ko Suni
St. Barbara Kwon Hui
St. Barbara Ts'Oei-Lien-Cheu
St. Barbara Yi Chong-hui
St. Barbatus of Benevento
St. Barhadbesciabas
St. Barnabas
St. Barsanuphius
St. Bartholomea Capitanjo
St. Bartholomew
St. Bartholomew Chong Munho
St. Bartholomew of Farne
St. Bartholomew of Rossano
St. Basil the Great
St. Basilides
St. Basilissa
St. Basil of Ancyra
St. Basolus
St. Bassian
St. Bathildis
St. Baudolino
St. Bavo
St. Beatrice da Silva Meneses
St. Beatrix da Silva
St. Beatus of Lungern
St. Beatus of Vendome
Venerable Bede
St. Bega
St. Begga
St. Belina
St. Bellinus
St. Benedict
Benedict I
Benedict X
Bl. Benedict X
Benedict XII
St. Benedict II
Benedict III
Benedict IV
Benedict V
Benedict VI
Benedict VII
Benedict VIII
Benedict IX
St. Benedicta Hyon Kyongnyon
St. Benedict Biscop
St. Benedict the Black
St. Benedict Crispus
St. Benedict Joseph Labrť
St. Benedict of Nursia
St. Benedict of Aniane
St. Benedict of Cagliari
St. Benedict the Moor
St. Benezet
St. Benignus
St. Benilde
St. Benilde Romancon
St. Benjamin
St. Benno
St. Benvenutus Scotivoli
St. Berach
St. Bercharius
Bl. Berka Zdislava
St. Berlinda
St. Bernadette
St. Bernadette Soubirous
St. Bernard of Clairvaux
St. Bernard degli Uberti
St. Bernard Due
St. Bernardine of Siena
St. Bernardino Realino
St. Bernard of Montjoux
St. Bernard of Calvo
St. Bernard of Carinola
St. Bernard of Valdeiglesias
Bl. Bernhard Lichtenberg
St. Berno of Cluny
St. Bernward of Hildesheim
St. Bertha of Kent
St. Bertha of Val d'Or
St. Bertha of Artois
St. Bertharius
St. Berthoald
St. Berthold
St. Bertilla Boscardin
St. Bertinus
St. Bertulf of Bobbio
St. Beuno
St. Bibiana
St. Birillus
St. Birinus

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Saint of the Day: St. Fidelis of Sigmaringen

St. Fidelis of Sigmaringen

Franciscan Capuchin martyr. He was born Mark Rey is Sigmaringen, Germany, in 1577. A practicing lawyer, he traveled across Europe as a tutor to aristocrats but then started defending the poor. In 1612, he became a Franciscan Capuchin monk, taking the name of Fidelis. A missionary to Grisons, Switzerland, Fidelis was so successful that local Protestants claimed ... continue reading



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St. Kateri Tekakwitha

Saint Kateri Tekakwitha, Virgin, was canonized on 10/21/2012 by Pope Benedict XVI. Kateri was born near the town of Auriesville, New York, in the year 1656, the daughter of a Mohawk warrior. She was four years old when her mother died of smallpox. The disease also attacked Kateri and transfigured her face. She was adopted by her two aunts and an uncle. Kateri ... continue reading


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St. Gabriel, the Archangel

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 angel who appeared to Zachariah to announce the birth of St. John the Baptizer. Finally, he ... continue reading



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Reading 1, Acts 3:11-26
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