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It’s true – There’s a St. Corona and she is the Patron Saint of Pandemics | Indeed, there’s actually a St. Corona! And her remains are in Northern Italy (the site of the first Covid 19 lockdown in EU). What’s more ironic is that St. Corona is considered as one of the patron saints of pandemics. She was martyred together with Saint Victor, a Roman soldier. Their relics are held […]

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Saint of the Day – St. Albert Chmielowski

Feast Day: June 17 Patronage: Painters, Servants of the Poor, Sisters Servants of the Poor, Franciscan tertiaries, Soldiers, Volunteers, Harvests, Travellers, Puławy, Diocese of Sosnowiec Birth: 20 August 1845 Igołomia, Małopolskie, Congress Poland Death: 25 December 1916 (aged 71) Kraków, Kingdom of Poland Beatified: 22 June 1983, Kraków, Poland by Pope John Paul II Canonized: […]

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4 million people gathered for the feast of the Uganda Martyrs.

Video Source: Catholic News Agency YouTube Police estimated that this year’s crowd, which gathered at the Basilica of the Uganda Martyrs in Namugongo, totaled as many as 4 million. While most hail from Uganda, many came from other countries, including Malawi, Tanzania, Kenya, South Africa, Nigeria, Zimbabwe, the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Japan, and the […]