Thu 17th Apr 2014 | Last updated: Thu 17th Apr 2014 at 20:13pm

Facebook Logo Twitter Logo RSS Logo
Hot Topics

Authors

The 14-year-old beheaded for his faith whose name lives on in north London

A tiled image of St Pancras

St Pancras (May 12)

Daily readings: May 12 – 18

Scripture readings in the Ordinary and Extraordinary Forms

The saint who inspired an active Christianity

St Antony of the Caves and St Theodosius of Kiev

St Theodosius of Kiev (May 3) demanded a warm and charitable devotion

Daily readings: May 5-11

Scripture readings in the Ordinary and Extraordinary Forms

The servant-saint who was held up as an example by her masters

The body of St Zita lies in the Basilica of San Frediano in Lucca, Italy

The body of St Zita (Aprl 27) is paraded through the streets of Lucca every year

Daily Readings: April 28-May 4

Scripture readings in the Ordinary and Extraordinary Forms

Daily readings: April 21-27

Scripture readings in the Ordinary and Extraordinary Forms

St George: the soldier-saint of which little is known for sure

A detail from a modern icon depicting St George

St George (April 23) is patron saint not only of England, but also Russia, Palestine, Greece and Catalonia

The saint who grew up in poverty and saw the Virgin Mary

St Bernadette grew up uneducated, undernourished and asthmatic

St Bernadette (April 16) lived a humble life of deep Catholic devotion

Daily readings: April 14-20

Scripture readings in the Ordinary and Extraordinary Forms