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Saints Perpetua and Felicity

    Prints of Saints Perpetua and Felicity may be purchased here: Perpetua and Felicity, patrons of martyrs, executed for the crime of …

Saint Kateri Tekakwitha

“Daughter of a Christian Algonquin woman captured by Iroquois and married to a non-Christian Mohawk chief. Orphaned during a smallpox epidemic, which …

Saints Peter and Paul

Tradition holds that Saints Peter and Paul were martyred on the same day. Before they were led to their separate fates, Peter …

Saint Dymphna of Gheel

St Dymphna of Gheel was the was the daughter of a pagan Irish chieftain and a Christian woman. When her mother died, …

Saint John the Silent

Saint John the Silent was ordained Bishop of Colonia at the age of 28. After ten years as bishop his brother-in-law was …

Saint Sebastian

Saint Sebastian was an officer  in the Roman army, some say the emperor’s personal Praetorian guard. When deacon Marcus and his twin …

St. Philip the Apostle

“After Philip had preached in Scythia for twenty years, the pagans laid hold of him and thrust him before a statute of …