February 23: St. Peter Damian

February 23: St. Peter Damian

St. Peter Damian February 23 St. Peter Damian (far right) depicted with Sts. Augustine, Anne, and Elizabeth Born: 988  Died: February 22, 1072  ST. PETER DAMIAN was born in 988, and lost both parents at an early age. His eldest brother, in whose hands he was left,...
February 22: St. Peter’s Chair at Antioch

February 22: St. Peter’s Chair at Antioch

The Chair of St. Peter at Antioch February 22 THAT St. Peter, before he went to Rome, founded the see of Antioch is attested by many Saints. It was just that the Prince of the Apostles should take this city under his particular care and inspection, which was then the...
February 21: St. Severianus, Martyr, Bishop

February 21: St. Severianus, Martyr, Bishop

St. Severianus February 21 St. Severianus from Pictorial Lives of the Saints Died: c. 453 IN the reign of Marcian and St. Pulcheria, the Council of Chalcedon, which condemned the Eutychian heresy, was received by St. Euthymius and by a great part of the monks of...
February 20: St. Eucherius, Bishop

February 20: St. Eucherius, Bishop

St. Eucherius February 20 Death of St. Eucherius stained-glass window in the treasury of Our Lady Church, Sint-Truiden, Belgium Born: c. 687  Died: 743 THIS Saint was born at Orleans, of a very illustrious family. At his birth his parents dedicated him to God, and set...
February 19: St. Barbatus, Bishop

February 19: St. Barbatus, Bishop

St. Barbatus February 19 St. Barbatus from Pictorial Lives of the Saints Born: c. 610  Died: c. 682 ST. BARBATUS was born in the territory of Benevento in Italy, toward the end of the pontificate of St. Gregory the Great, in the beginning of the seventh century. His...