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Friday, September 30, 2016

Index of Saints Feast Days for the Month of October

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The Forerunners of Christ with Saints and Martyrs by Fra Angelico


October 1 - Saint Therese of Lisieux
October 2 - Guardian Angels
October 3 - Saint Mother Theodore Guerin
October 4 - Saint Francis of Assisi 
October 5 - Saint Faustina Kowalska
October 6 - Saint Bruno
October 7 - Our Lady of the Rosary
October 8 - Saint Pelagia
October 9 - Saint Denis
October 10 - Saint Francis Borgia
October 11 - Pope Saint John XXIII
October 12 - Our Lady of the Pillar
October 13 - Saint Edward the Confessor
October 14 - Saint Calixtus I
October 15 - Saint Theresa of Avila 
October 16 - Saint Margaret Mary Alacoque
October 17 - Saint Ignatius of Antioch
October 18 - Saint Luke
October 19 - Saint Laura
October 20 - Saint Cornelius
October 21 - Saint Ursula
October 22 - Saint Mary Salome 
October 23 - Saint John Capistrano
October 24 - Saint Anthony Mary  Claret
October 25 - Saint Boniface I
October 26 - Saint Evaristus
October 27 - Saint Frumentius of Ethiopia
October 28 - Saint Simon, Saint Jude
October 29 - Martyrs of Douai
October 30 - Saint Alphonsus Rodriguez
October 31 - All Hallows Eve


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Wednesday, September 28, 2016

Saint Wenceslaus - September 28



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Monday, September 26, 2016

Sts. Cosmas & Damian - September 26

Brothers Cosmas and Damian lived in Turkey between the 3rd and 4th century. They were both doctors who treated the sick and took no payment in return for their services.  Both brothers died as martyrs during the persecution of Emperor Diocletian.  


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Friday, September 23, 2016

Saint Padre Pio - September 23



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Thursday, September 22, 2016

Saint Maurice - September 22


Saint Maurice was the leader of the Roman Theban Legion in the 3rd century. The Theban Legion which is also known as the Martyrs of Agaunum was a legion of 6,666 man who converted en masse to Christianity and were martyred together in 286.  Saint Maurice was chief among those of this legion.  


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Saints Erasmus and Maurice by Matthis Grunewald - Wikipedia 

Wednesday, September 21, 2016

Saint Matthew - September 21 - Patron Saint of Bankers, and Accountants



Matthew (called Levi in Mark and Luke) was a Jew, he worked for the Romans as a tax collector, and was disliked by much of the population. After Jesus called him, Matthew gave up everything to follow him. Matthew wrote the Gospel of Matthew during the second half of the 1st century.
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Tuesday, September 20, 2016

Martyrs of Korea - September 20

The Korean Martyrs were the victims of religious persecution against Catholic Christians during the 19th century in Korea. At least 8,000 martyrs were killed during this period, 103 of whom were canonized en mass in May 1984. Paul Yun Ji-Chung and 123 companions were declared "Venerable" on February 7, 2014, and on August 16, 2014, they were beatified by Pope Francis during the Asian Youth Day in Seoul, South Korea.
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