Tag: Saint of the day

Saint Faustina Kowalska was canonised twenty years ago

About 150,000 people participated in the canonisation of the saint known as the "Secretary of Divine Mercy."

Japanese Catholics gratefully commemorated St. Maximilian Kolbe

In 1982, Pope John Paul II canonised Father Kolbe and declared him a martyr of charity.

Why is Saint Patrick's Day celebrated on March 17?

The man who brought Christianity to Ireland is believed to have died on this day in 461 AD