Saint Berthold

Feast Day – March 29Died circa 1195 Not much is known about this hermit who is considered by some historians to be the founder of the order of Carmelite friars. Various legends had him born in Limoges, France, educated at the University of Paris, and participating in the Crusades in Turkey. What is known is… En Savoir Plus »

Saint Mark the Evangelist

Saint Mark, the author of the Second Gospel of Our Lord, is the same as “John Mark.” It is said that the Christ and His apostles ate the Last Supper in his home. St. Mark was from Jerusalem, he was the companion of the Apostle Paul in his travels, and the special disciple of the… En Savoir Plus »

Saint Maria Goretti

Saint Maria Goretti (a young virgin and martyr whose life is an example of purity and mercy for all Christians) She was born in Corinaldo, Italy on October 16, 1890. Her father, a farmer, died of malaria when she was young, and her mother had to work to support their six children. Maria took care… En Savoir Plus »