She was born in 1656, in the Mohawk village of Ossernenon. Agnes of Rome was born in 291 AD and raised in a Christian family.Agnes was very beautiful and belonged to a wealthy family.

Her parents were very poor and she was the first of nine children. Pierre's, the local parish church, ...continue reading | shop St.

Augustine of Hippo is the patron of brewers because of his conversion from a former life of loose living, which included parties, entertainment, and worldly ambitions. Clare of Assisi was born in Assisi on July 16, 1194, as Chiara Offreduccio, the beautiful eldest daughter of Favorino Sciffi, Count of Sasso-Rosso and his wife Ortolana.

Maximilian Kolbe was born as Raymund Kolbe on January 8, 1894, in the Kingdom of Poland, part of the Russian Empire.

He was a Polish Conventual Franciscan friar and a martyr in the ...continue reading | shop Thomas is believed to have been born in the castle of Roccasecca in the old county of the Kingdom of Sicily, which is now known as the Lazio region of Italy, in 1225.

In 1182, Pietro Bernardone returned from a trip to France to find out his wife had given birth to a son. He apparently died under ...continue reading | shop Saint Anthony was born Fernando Martins in Lisbon, Portugal.

Far from being ...continue reading | shop Saint Christopher is one of the most popular Catholic Christian heroes of the Faith. He was born into a wealthy family and by the age of fifteen asked to be sent to the Abbey of Santa Cruz in Coimbra, the then ...continue reading | shop Teresa of Ávila was born Teresa Ali Fatim Corella Sanchez de Capeda y Ahumada in Ávila, Spain.We know few other facts about ...continue reading | shop St. John the Apostle, the son of Zebedee and Salome, was one of the Twelve Apostles of Jesus. Martin was the illegitimate son to a Spanish gentlemen and a freed slave from Panama, of African or possibly Native American ...continue reading | shop St.John was called to be an Apostle by our Lord in the first ...continue reading Saint Monica, also known as Monica of Hippo, is St. Raphael is one of the seven Archangels who stand before the throne of the Lord, and one of the only three mentioned by name in the Bible. ...continue reading | shop John the Baptist was a contemporary of Christ who was known for evangelization and his baptizing of Jesus Christ.Many of his writings are contained in the Canon of the Bible and have influenced the growth and development of the ...continue reading | shop Historians remember St. Born in 1586 in Lima, Peru to Spanish colonists, and named Isabel Flores de Olivia, she was exceptionally beautiful. Joan of Arc is the patroness of soldiers and of France.On January 6, 1412, Joan of Arc was born to pious parents of the French peasant class in the obscure village of Domremy, near ...continue reading | shop Born on October 16 1890 in Corinaldo, in the Ancona Province in Italy, her farmworker father moved his family to Ferrier di Conca, near Anzio.When he died of malaria, Maria's mother had to ...continue reading | shop St.