2022

  St Bernardino of Siena

May 20, 2022
Franciscan preacher. St Bernadino was born at Massa di Carrera in 1380, and brought up by an aunt after his parents died ...
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  St Dunstan

May 19, 2022
Benedictine monk and reformer, Archbishop of Canterbury. Patron of goldsmiths, jewellers and locksmiths. Born in 909 at Baltonsborough, near Glastonbury ...
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  St Felix of Cantalice

May 18, 2022
Franciscan brother. Felix of Cantalice, OFM Cap, was born on 18 May 1515, to peasant parents in Cantalice, Italy, He was the third of four sons ...
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  St Paschal Baylon

May 17, 2022
Franciscan laybrother. Patron of Eucharistic devotions. St Paschal was born in 1540 at Torre Hermosa, in Aragon. He came from a poor shepherd family ...
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  St Simon Stock, St Brendan the Navigator, St Gemma Galgani

May 16, 2022
Carmelite friar. According to tradition St Simon Stock was born somewhere in Kent, possibly the village of Stockbury, and lived in Aylesford. The surname 'Stock' ...
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  Feast of Our Lady of Fatima

May 13, 2022
On 13 May 1917, three children were shepherding their little flock in the Cova da Iria, parish of Fatima, town of Vila Nova de Ourém, today the diocese of Leiria-Fatima ...
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  St Pancras

May 12, 2022
Martyr. Little is certainly known of the life of Saint Pancras. According to legend, he came from Phrygia and was martyred in Rome at the age of 14 during the persecution under Diocletian ...
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