February 29: St. Oswald, Bishop

St. Oswald February 29 No Picture was Found if you can find one that you have legal rights to use, email me.  Died: February 29, 992 OSWALD was of a noble Saxon family, and was endowed with a very rare and beautiful form of body and with a singular piety of soul. He...
February 28: Sts. Romanus and Lupicinus, Abbots

February 28: Sts. Romanus and Lupicinus, Abbots

Sts Romanus and Lupicinus February 28 Sts. Romanus and Lupicinus from Little Pictorial Lives of the Saints Died: 460 (Romanus), 479 (Lucipinus) ROMANUS at thirty-five years of age left his relatives and spent some time in the monastery of Ainay at Lyons, at the great...
February 27: St. Leander, Bishop

February 27: St. Leander, Bishop

St. Leander of Seville February 27 St. Leander by Bartolomé Esteban Perez Murillo Born: c. 534  Died: Feb 27, 596 (or 600, 601) ST. LEANDER was born of an illustrious family at Carthagena in Spain. He was the eldest of five brothers, several of whom are numbered among...
February 26: St. Porphyry, Bishop

February 26: St. Porphyry, Bishop

St. Porphyry February 26 St. Porphyry Fresco in a monastery of Afon, Greece Born: c. 347 Died: February 26, 420 AT the age of twenty-five, Porphyry, a rich citizen of Thessalonica, left the world for one of the great religious houses in the desert of Sceté. Here he...
February 25: St. Tarasius

February 25: St. Tarasius

St. Tarasius February 25 St. Tarasius from Pictorial Lives of the Saints Born: mid 8th century AD  Died: February 25, 806 TARASIUS was born at Constantinople about the middle of the eighth century, of a noble family. His mother Eucratia, brought him up in the practice...
February 24: St. Matthias, Apostle

February 24: St. Matthias, Apostle

St. Matthias February 24 St. Matthias from the workshop of Simone Martini Born: 1st Century AD Died: c. 80 AD AFTER our blessed Lord’s Ascension, His disciples met together, with Mary His mother and the eleven apostles, in an upper room at Jerusalem. The little...