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Daily readings: May 13 – 19

Scripture readings in the Ordinary and Extraordinary Forms

Daily readings: May 6 – May 12

Scripture readings in the Ordinary and Extraordinary Forms

The Carthusian monk hung, drawn and quartered for refusing to accept Henry VIII as head of the Church

The London Charterhouse was suppressed and turned into a mansion

St Robert Lawrence (May 4)

Daily readings: April 29 – May 5

Scripture readings in the Ordinary and Extraordinary Forms

The dedicated missionary clubbed to death on a Pacific island

A museum housing St Pierre Chanel’s relics on the Pacific island of Futuna

St Pierre Chanel (April 28) had his heart set on missionary work abroad since the age of 14

The Franciscan who used songs, games and dance to spread the Gospel

St Peter of St Joseph Betancurt

St Peter of St Joseph Betancurt (April 25), born in Tenerife, ministered to the poor in Guatemala City

Daily readings: April 22 – 28

Scripture readings in the Ordinary and Extraordinary Forms

The Lourdes visionary who expected to be boiled on a grill in Purgatory

St Bernadette grew up uneducated, undernourished, and asthmatic

St Bernadette (April 16) grew up in the direst extremes of poverty

Daily readings: April 15 – 21

Scripture readings in the Ordinary and Extraordinary Form

The rich, handsome marquess who dedicated herself to the poor

San Anastasia church in Verona, the city where St Magdalen served the poor

St Magdalen of Canossa (April 10)