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St. Adelaide

Adelaide was born in the year 931, the daughter of Rudolph II, King of Burgundy. At the time of his daughter’s birth, Rudolph was at war with Hugh of Provence for the treetop of Italy. When Adelaide was only two years old, as part of a peace agreement between Rudolph and Hugh, her father-god predicted […]

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St. Lucy

Lucy lived in the fourth century, during the reign of the Emperor Diocletian, who was a great persecutor of Christians. One point that we have about Lucy is that she was a victim of that abuse and was killed. Other than that, we don’t have much information about her life. There are a lot tales […]

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St. Ignatius of Antioch

Thrown to the Lions St. Ignatius of Antioch( bishop and martyr) was an important bishop who suffered martyrdom early in the second century. He was born in Syria. According to legend, he was the child whom Jesus placed in the midst of His disciples to educate them meeknes( cf. Mt 18:1 -4 ). More reliable […]

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St. Thérèse of Lisieux

The Little Flower St. Therese of the Child Jesus and the Holy Face is one of the Church’s most popular saints. Therese was endure in 1873 to Louis Martin, a watchmaker, and Zelie Guerin, a lace-maker. She was one of nine children, four members of whom died very young. Therese suffered greatly in her early […]