Category Archives: Saints Friday

Saints Friday: Feast of St. Dominic

Next Thursday is the feast of St. Dominic, founder of the Order of Preachers.  I am linking to a post that I made for the Feast last year.  I hope you like it.  I don’t have much else to say … Continue reading

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Saints Friday: St. Mark the Evangelist

Next Thursday (April 25th) we celebrate the feast of St. Mark the Evangelist, author of the Gospel According to Mark.  Mark’s Gospel is thought to be the first of the Gospels written, which Sts. Matthew and Luke used as the … Continue reading

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Saints Friday: St. Perpetua and Her Companions

St. Perpetua and Her Companions are some of the most well-known martyrs of the early Church.  Their feast day is next Thursday March 7th. Their story is touching and heroic.  The main character in the martyrdom is St. Perpetua; she … Continue reading

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Saints Friday: Why We Learn from the Saints

Again this is another week where there are not any really good saints next week.  I know, Martin Luther’s feast day is Monday, but he is not really a saint in the technical sense.  We have a lot to learn … Continue reading

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Saints Friday: Monks and Martyrs

There are not really any good saint feast days coming up within the next week.  I know there is St. Valentine’s day, but there is almost no information available about St. Valentine.  So instead of trying to write a lot of … Continue reading

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Saints Friday: St. Thomas Aquinas

Saint Thomas Aquinas’ feast day is on Monday January 28.  Thomas is one of the 35 Doctors of the Roman Catholic Church, one of the most famous Dominican Friars, and an influential theologian (whose works are still being studied and … Continue reading

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Saint Friday: The Confession of St. Peter the Apostle

Today we celebrate the Confession of St. Peter, declaring the Jesus as the Christ. The story of Peter confessing Jesus as the Christ is found in Matthew 16:13-20.  In this passage Jesus asks the disciples who people say that he … Continue reading

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Saints Friday: St Antony of Egypt

As expressed before in the weekly schedule post, I will be post about an upcoming Feast Day on Fridays. St. Antony of Egypt’s Feast Day is January 17, this will allow you some time to learn about Antony before his … Continue reading

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