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St. Mariana de Paredes
St. Marianne Cope
St. Maria Park K'unagi
Bl. Maria Restituta
Bl. Maria Romero Meneses
St. Maria Soledad
St. Maria Won Kwi-im
St. Maria Yi Indog
St. Maria Yi Yonhui
Bl. Marie Rivier
St. Marie Adolphine Dierks
St. Marie Amandine
Bl. Marie-Anne Blondin
St. Marie Claude Brard
St. Marie Croissy
St. Marie Dufour
Bl. Marie Guyart of the Incarnation
St. Marie Hanisset
Bl. Marie-Louise Trichet
St. Marie Meunier
Bl. Marie of the Incarnation
Bl. Marie Rose Durocher
St. Marie Teresa Couderc
St. Marie Trezelle
St. Mark
St. Mark 2
St. Mark & Marcellian
Bl. Mark Barkworth
St. Mark Ki-T'Ien-Siang
Bl. Mark of Aviano
Pope St. Mark
St. Maro
St. Martha
St. Martha Wang
St. Martial
Pope Saint Martin I
St. Martina of Rome
St. Martin de Porres
St. Martin I
Martin IV
St. Martin Luke Huin
St. Martin of Arades
St. Martin of Braga
St. Martin of Leon
St. Martin of Tongres
St. Martin of Vertou
St. Martin of Tours
Martyrium Polycarpi
Martyrology of Tallaght
85 Martyrs of England and Wales
Martyrs of Amorion
Martyrs of the Carthusian Order
Martyrs of Thailand
Martyrs of the Dominican Order in Vietnam
Martyrs of Ararat
Martyrs of Chalcedon
Martyrs of China
Martyrs of Douai
Martyrs of England
Forty Martyrs of England & Wales
Martyrs of Gorkum
Martyrs of Japan
Martyrs of Korea
St. Martyrs of Kosice
Martyrs of Nicomedia
Bl. Martyrs of Nowogrodek
Martyrs of Pannonia
Bl. Martyrs of Podlasie
Martyrs of Raithu
First Martyrs of Rome
Martyrs of Samosata
Martyrs of Saragossa
Martyrs of Scillitan
Martyrs of September
Martyrs of the Spanish Civil War
Martyrs of the Abrahamites
Bl. Martyrs of the Spanish Civil War
Martyrs of Uganda
Martyrs of Vietnam
Martyrs of the Theban Legion
Martyrs of Tlaxcala
St. Maruthas
St. Mary Salome
Bl. Mary Angela Truszkowska
St. Mary Clopas
St. Mary Di Rosa
St. Mary of Egypt
St. Mary Fan-K'Ounn
St. Mary Fou
St. Mary Hermina Grivot
St. Mary MacKillop
St. Mary Magdalene de Pazzi
St. Mary Magdelene
St. Mary Nan-Kouo-Cheu
Bl. Frances Siedliska
St. Mary Salome
St. Mary Tchao
St. Mary Tchao-Kouo-Cheu
St. Mary Tcheng-Su
St. Mary Tchou-Ou-Cheu
St. Mary Tou-Tchao-Cheu
St. Mary Ts'I-U
Mary the Blessed Virgin
St. Mary Wang-Li-Cheu
St. Mary Yi Yon-hui
St. Massa Candida
St. Mateo Correa Magallanes
St. Mateo Correa
St. Materiana
St. Maternus of Milan
St. Maternus of Cologne
St. Mathias Mulumba
St. Mathilda
St. Mathurin
St. Matilda
St. Matronian
St. Matthew
Bl. Matthew Flathers
St. Matthew Alonso Leziniana
St. Matthew Alonso Leziniana
St. Matthew Fun-Te
St. Matthew Gam Van Le
St. Matthew Phuong
St. Matthias
St. Matthias of Jerusalem
St. Matthias Murumba
Venerable Matt Talbot
St. Maughold
St. Maura
St. Maura & Britta
St. Maurice
St. Maurice of Carnoet
St. Maurus
St. Mavilus
St. Maxentius
St. Maxima of Rome
St. Maximian of Constantinople
St. Maximian of Ravenna
St. Maximilian
St. Maximilian Kolbe
St. Maximilian of Lorch
St. Maximinus of Aix
St. Maximinus of Trier
St. Maximus of Rome
St. Maximus of Naples
St. Maximus of Pavia
St. Maximus & Victorinus
St. Maximus of Aquila
St. Maximus of Jerusalem
St. Maximus of Nola
St. Maximus of Reiz
St. Maximus of Turin
St. Maximus the Confessor
St. Mbaga Tuzinde
St. Mechtildis
St. Mechtildis of Helfta
St. Medard
St. Medericus
St. Megingaud
St. Meingold of Huy
St. Meinrad
St. Mel
St. Melangell
St. Melania
St. Melania the Elder
St. Melanius
St. Meletius of Antioch
St. Melito of Sardis
St. Melito of Sardis
St. Mellitus of Canterbury
St. Mellon
St. Memmius
St. Menodora
St. Menas
Bl. Mercedes Maria of Jesus
St. Mercurialis of Forli
St. Mercurius
St. Merewenna
St. Meriadoc
St. Merinus
St. Merinus
St. Mesrop
St. Messalina
St. Methodius I
St. Methodius of Olympus
Bl. Dominik Trcka
St. Metrophanes of Byzantium
St. Michael the Confessor
St. Michael the Archangel
St. Michael Febres Cordero
St. Michael de Sanctis
St. Michael Garicoits
St. Michael My
St. Michael of Synnada
St. Michael of the Saints
St. Miguel Febres Cordero
Bl. Miguel Pro
St. Milburga
St. Mildgytha
Bl. Miles Gerard
St. Miltiades
St. Minias of Florence
St. Minnborinus of Cologne
St. Mirocles
St. Mochta
St. Modan
St. Modomnoc
St. Modwenna
St. Monas
St. Monegundis
St. Monica
St. Mother Theodore Guerin
St. Moses the Black
St. Moses the Ethopian
St. Mugagga
St. Munchin
St. Murtagh
St. Mutien-Marie Wiaux
St. Nabor and Felix
St. Namadia
St. Narcisa De Jesus Martillo Moran
Bl. Narcisa de Jesus Martillo Moran
St. Narcissus
St. Narnus
St. Natalia of Nicomedia
Sts. Natalie & Aurelius
St. Nazarius and Celsus
St. Nebridius
St. Nectan of Hartland
St. Nemesius of Alexandria
St. Neot
Sts. Nereus & Achilleus
St. Nereus and Achilleus
St. Nerses the Great
St. Nestor of Magydos
St. Nicarete
St. Nicasius of Reims
Bl. Niceforo of Jesus and Mary
St. Nicetas
St. Nicetas of Remesiana
St. Nicetas of Remesiana
St. Nicetius of Trier
St. Nicetius
St. Nicetius of Lyons
St. Nicholas
Bl. Nicholas Charnetsky
St. Nicholas Chrysoberges
Nicholas II
Nicholas III
Nicholas IV
Bl. Mykola Konrad
St. Nicholas Owen
St. Nicholas Pieck
St. Nicholas The Duc Bui
St. Nicholas of Tolentino
St. Nicholas V
St. Nicholas of Flue
St. Nicodemus of the Holy Mountain
Bl. Nicolas Roland
St. Nicomedes
St. Nicon the Metanoeite
Bl. Nikolaus Gross
St. Nilammon
St. Nilammon
St. Nilus the Elder
St. Nilus the Younger
St. Nimatullah al-Hardini
St. Nina
Bl. Martyrs of Astoria during Spanish Civil War
St. Ninian
St. Nino
St. Nivard
St. Neol Chabanel
St. Non
St. Nonnus
St. Nonossus
St. Norbert
St. Nostrianus
St. Notburga
St. Nothlem
St. Novatus
St. Obitius
St. Octavius, Solutor, and Adventor
St. Oda
St. Odhran of Iona
St. Odilo of Cluny
St. Odo
St. Odo of Beauvais
St. Odo of Urgell
Bl. Odoric of Pordenone
St. Odo the Good
St. Odran
St. Odulf
St. Jón Ögmundsson
St. Olaf of Norway
St. Olaf of Sweden
St. Olga
St. Oliva
St. Oliver Plunkett
St. Olympias
St. Omer
St. Onesimus
St. Onesiphorus
St. Onouphrius
Bl. Onufry Wasyluk
St. Opportuna
St. Orentius
St. Orentius and Patientia
St. Ormond
St. Orsisius
Bl. Osanna of Cattaro
St. Osmund of Salisbury
St. Oswald
St. Osyth
St. Othmar
St. Otranto Martyrs ~ Antonio Primaldo
St. Odran of Iona
St. Otto of Bamberg
St. Ouen
St. Pachomius
St. Pachomius
St. Pacian
St. Padarn (Paternus)
St. Padre Pio
St. Palatias and Laurentia
St. Paldo, Tato, and Taso
St. Palladius
St. Pambo
St. Pammachius
St. Pamphilus
St. Pantaenus
St. Pantaleon
St. Paola Jeuris
St. Paphnutius
St. Papias of Hierapolis
St. Papulus
St. Pardulphus
St. Parisius
St. Parmenas
St. Paschal
St. Paschal Baylon
St. Paschal I
Paschal II
St. Paschasius Radbertus
St. Patapios Of Thebes
St. Patapius
St. Paternian
St. Paternian
St. Paternus
St. Paternus
St. Patiens
St. Patricia
St. Patrick
Bl. Patrick Salmon
St. Patrick Tun
St. Patroclus
St. Patroclus
St. Paul
St. Paul Loc Van Le
St. Paul the Simple
St. Paula
St. Paula Frasinetti
St. Paul and Juliana
St. Paul and Ninety Companions
St. Paul Aurelian
St. Paul Chen
St. Paul Chong Hasang
St. Paul of the Cross
St. Paul Denn
St. Paul Hong Yongju
St. Paul I
Paul II
St. Paulina
Bl. Pauline von Mallinckrodt
St. Paulinus of Aquileia
St. Paulinus of Aquileia
St. Paulinus of Antioch
St. Paulinus of Aquileia
St. Paulinus of Capua
St. Paulinus of Nola
St. Paulinus of Sinigaglia
St. Paulinus of Trier
St. Paulinus of York
St. Paul Keue-T'Ing-Tchou
St. Paul Khoan Khan Pham
St. Paul Lang-Eull
St. Paul Liou-Tsinn-Tei
St. Paul Miki
St. Paul of Constantinople
St. Paul of Narbonne
St. Paul of St. Zoilus
St. Paul Ou-Kiu-Nan
St. Paul Ou-Wan-Chou
St. Paul I, Pope
St. Paul the Hermit
St. Paul the Simple
St. Paul Tong Buong
Bl. Pavel Djidjov
Bl. Pavol Peter Gojdi?
St. Pedro Calungsod
St. Pedro de San Jose Betancur
St. Pedro Poveda Castroverde
St. Pega
St. Pelagia
St. Pelagia of Antioch
St. Pelagia of Tarsus
St. Pelagius of Constance
St. Pelagius of Cordova
Pelagius I
Pelagius II
Bl. Pepin of Landen
St. Peregrine Laziosi
St. Peregrinus of Terni
St. Peregrinus of Auxerre
St. Peregrinus
St. Perfectus
St. Perpetua Hong Kumju
St. Perpetuus
St. Peter of Saint Joseph Betancur
Bl. Peter Igneus
St. Peter of Canterbury
St. Peter Orseolo
Bls. Peter Snow and Ralph Grimston
Sts. Peter Tu Van Nguyen and Jose Canh Luong Hoang
St. Peter, First Pope
St. Peter of Alcantara
St. Peter Arbues
St. Peter Aumaitre
St. Peter Baptist
St. Peter Canisius
St. Peter in Chains
St. Peter Chanel
St. Peter Ch'oe Ch'ang-hub
St. Peter Cho Kwaso
St. Peter Chong Wonji
St. Peter Chrysologus
St. Peter Claver
St. Peter Damian
St. Peter Domoulin Bori, Peter Khoa, and Vincent Diem
Bl. Peter Donders
St. Peter Duong
St. Peter Fourier
St. Peter Francis Neron
Bl. Peter Friedhofen
Bl. Peter Gonzales
St. Peter Gonzalez
St. Peter Henricus Dorie
St. Peter Hieu
St. Peter Igneus
St. Peter Julian Eymard
St. Peter Khanh
St. Peter Kwon Tugin
St. Peter Liou-Tzeu-U
St. Peter Li-Ts'Uan
St. Peter Maubant
St. Peter Nam Kyongmun
St. Peter Nolasco
St. Peter of Alexandria
St. Peter of Anagni
St. Peter of Rates
St. Peter of Canterbury
Bl. Peter of Castelnau
St. Peter of Juilly
St. Peter of Luxembourg
St. Peter of Mount Athos
St. Peter of Pappacarbone
St. Peter of Pavia
Bl. Peter of Poitiers
St. Peter of Tarantaise
St. Peter Pareuzi
St. Peter Pascual
St. Peter Quy
St. Peter Regulatus
St. Peter Rodriguez and Companions
St. Peter Ryau
St. Peter of Sebaste
St. Peter Son Sonji
St. Peter Tchang-Pan-Nieu
St. Peter Tchao-Ming
St. Peter Tchou-Jeu-Sinn
St. Peter the Deacon
Bl. Peter the Hermit
Bl. Peter the Venerable
St. Peter Thi
St. Peter Thomas
St. Peter Truat
St. Peter Tu
St. Peter Tu
St. Peter Tuan
St. Peter Tuy
St. Peter Tuy Le
St. Peter U-Ngan-Pan
St. Peter Urseolus
St. Peter Van
St. Peter of Verona
St. Peter Wang-OI-Man
St. Peter Wang-Tsouo Long
St. Peter Yi Myongs
St. Peter Y Taech'ol
St. Peter Yu Chongyul

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Anicetus was a Syrian from Emesa. He became pope about 155 and actively opposed Marcionism and Gnosticism. His pontificate saw the appearance of the controversy between East and West over the date of Easter. St. Polycarp, a disciple of John, is reported to have visited him in Rome about the dispute, which was to accelerate and grow more heated over the following ... continue reading



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St. Bridget arrived in Ireland a few years after St. Patrick. Her father was an Irish lord named Duptace. As Bridget grew up, she became holier and more pious each day. She loved the poor and would often bring food and clothing to them. One day she gave away a whole pail of milk, and then began to worry about what her mother would say. She prayed to the Lord ... continue reading


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St. Michael the Archangel

St. Michael the Archangel - Feast day - September 29th The name Michael signifies "Who is like to God?" and was the warcry of the good angels in the battle fought in heaven against satan and his followers. Holy Scripture describes St. Michael as "one of the chief princes," and leader of the forces of heaven in their triumph over the powers of hell. He has been ... continue reading



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