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Saint of the Day – St. Bernardino Realino

St. Bernardino Realino Feast Day: July 2 Patronage: Lecce Birth: 1 December 1530 Carpi, Modena, Duchy of Modena and Reggio Death: 2 July 1616 (aged 85) Lecce, Kingdom of Naples Beatified: 12 January 1896, Saint Peter’s Basilica, Kingdom of Italy by Pope Leo XIII Canonized: 22 June 1947, Saint Peter’s Basilica, Vatican City by Pope […]

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Saint of the Day – Solemnity of St. Peter the Apostle, and St. Paul the teacher of the Gentiles

Feast Day: June 29 Story: The Feast of Saints Peter and Paul or Solemnity of Saints Peter and Paul is a liturgical feast in honour of the martyrdom in Rome of the apostles Saint Peter and Saint Paul, which is observed on 29 June. The celebration is of ancient origin, the date selected being the […]

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Saint of the Day – St. Irenaeus of Lyons

Feast Day: June 28 Birth: AD 130 Smyrna in Asia Minor (modern-day İzmir, Turkey) Death: AD 202 (aged 72) Lugdunum in Gaul (modern-day Lyon, France) Life: Irenaeus (/aɪrəˈniːəs/; Greek: Ειρηναίος Eirēnaíos) (died about 202) was a Greek cleric noted for his role in guiding and expanding Christian communities in what is now the south of […]

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Saint of the Day – St. Josemaria Escriva

Feast Day: June 26 Patronage: Opus Dei Birth: 9 January 1902 Barbastro, Aragon, Spain Death: 26 June 1975 (aged 73) Rome, Italy Beatified: 17 May 1992, Saint Peter’s Square, Vatican City by Pope John Paul II Canonized: 6 October 2002, Saint Peter’s Square Vatican City by Pope John Paul II Life: Saint Josemaría Escrivá de […]

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Saint of the Day – Nativity of Saint John the Baptist

Feast Day: June 24 Observed by: Eastern Orthodox, Oriental Orthodox, Roman Catholics, Eastern Catholic Churches, Lutherans, Anglicans Type: Christian Significance: Celebrates the birth of John the Baptist, Jesus’ precursor and relative. Celebrations: Religious services Related to: Christmas, Epiphany, the Visitation Story: The Nativity of John the Baptist (or Birth of John the Baptist, or Nativity […]