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Saint Augustine of Canterbury

Saint of the Day for May 27 (? – May 26, 605) Posted from FranciscanMedia.org Saint Augustine of Canterbury’s StoryIn the year 596, some 40 monks set out from Rome…
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Saint Philip Neri

Saint of the Day for May 26 (July 21, 1515 – May 26, 1595) Posted from FranciscanMedia.org Saint Philip Neri’s StoryPhilip Neri was a sign of contradiction, combining popularity with…
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Saint Bede the Venerable

Saint of the Day for May 25 (c. 672 – May 25, 735) Posted from FranciscanMedia.org Saint Bede the Venerable’s StoryBede is one of the few saints honored as such…
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Saint Mary Magdalene de’ Pazzi

Saint of the Day for May 24 (April 2, 1566 – May 25, 1607) Posted from FranciscanMedia.org Saint Mary Magdalene de’ Pazzi’s StoryMystical ecstasy is the elevation of the spirit…
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Saint Gregory VII

Saint of the Day for May 23 (c. 1025 – May 25, 1085) Posted from FranciscanMedia.org Saint Gregory VII’s StoryThe 10th century and the first half of the 11th were…
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Saint Rita of Cascia

Saint of the Day for May 22 (1381 – May 22, 1457) Posted from FranciscanMedia.org Saint Rita of Cascia’s StoryLike Elizabeth Ann Seton, Rita of Cascia was a wife, mother,…
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Saint Cristóbal Magallanes and Companions

Saints of the Day for May 21 (July 30, 1869-May 25, 1927) Posted from FranciscanMedia.org Saint Cristóbal Magallanes and Companions’ StoryLike Blessed Miguel Agustín Pro, SJ, Cristóbal and his 24…
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Saint Bernardine of Siena

Saint of the Day for May 20 (September 8, 1380 – May 20, 1444) Posted from FranciscanMedia.org Saint Bernardine of Siena’s StoryMost of the saints suffer great personal opposition, even…
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Saint Theophilus of Corte

Saint of the Day for May 19 (October 30, 1676 – June 17, 1740) Posted from FranciscanMedia.org Saint Theophilus of Corte’s StoryIf we expect saints to do marvelous things continually…
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Saint John I

Saint of the Day for May 18 (c. 470 – May 18, 526) Posted from FranciscanMedia.org Saint John I’s StoryPope John I inherited the Arian heresy, which denied the divinity…
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