Saint Luke

10/18/2018

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Saint Luke the Evangelist.

Luke, was a physician of Antioch, who, as appeareth from his writings, was skilled in the Greek tongue. He was a follower of the Apostle Paul, and his fellow traveller in all his wanderings. He wrote a Gospel, whereof the...


Saint Etheldreda

10/17/2018

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Queen and Virgin

Etheldreda, known also as Audrey, came from a family of Saints; for she was the daughter of Anna, King of the East Angles, who with her two sisters, Saints Sexaburga and Withburga, and her two half-sisters Saints Ethelburga and...


Saint Margaret Mary Alcoque

10/17/2018

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Virgin. 

Margaret Mary Alacoque was born in Burgundy, in 1647, and was a devout child, and patient under an illness which kept her bedridden from the age of eleven to fifteen. During this time her father died, and she and her mother suffered much from...


Saint Gall

10/16/2018

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Abbot

Gall was the most eminent of the personal disciples of Saint Columbanus, both as to holiness and apostolic labours. He was a learned man, trained under the Abbot Saint Comgall of Bangor; whence he was chosen as one of the twelve monks to accompany...