Passion of Saint John the Baptist.

The Passion of Saint John the Baptist c. 29 A.D. August 29—Memorial Liturgical Color: Red A desert-dwelling, locust-eating, weed-wearing, celibate ascetic dies for marriage Saint John Vianney was so opposed to the dances held routinely in his small town of Ars that he dedicated a small chapel in his parish [...]

August 29th, 2022|0 Comments

Saint Bernard of Clairvaux.

Saint Bernard of Clairvaux, Abbot and Doctor of the Church 1090 – 1153 August 20—Memorial Liturgical Color: White Patron Saint of the Cistercian Order, beekeepers, and candlemakers  A reformer par excellence, he saved the Benedictine Order and rejuvenated monasticism Today’s saint was like a medieval rock star who never stopped [...]

August 13th, 2022|0 Comments
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