BLOG: Saints and Blesseds
What made Charles de Foucauld a modern Christian hero? Read all about this hermit and martyr who will be canonized on May 15. more
Read about Luigi Maria Palazzolo - to be canonized May 15 - who devoted his life to the poor, especially children, and founded the Sisters of the Poor. more
Read all about Blessed Maria Francesca Rubatto, who will become Uruguay’s first canonized saint on May 15, 2022. more
As we await further details of Pope Francis' promised visit to Canada, Deacon Pedro takes a look back at two earlier papal visits. more
Read all about Blessed Devasahayam, a convert from Hinduism in the 18th century who will soon become India's newest saint. more
Learn about Jesuit priest Rutilio Grande and three other martyrs from El Salvador to be beatified on January 22, and how to watch the Beatification Mass. more
Read 12 beautiful, faith-affirming quotes from St. Irenaeus of Lyons, who has just been declared the 37th Doctor of the Church. more
Last month, Pope Francis announced his intention to declare St. Irenaeus of Lyons a Doctor of the Church. Who was he, and why is he so important? more
Carlo Acutis is a model for all youth today. Beatified in 2020, he may become our first millennial saint. What was his secret to holiness? more
Step back in time to meet America's first native-born saint! Here are 4 things not to miss at The National Shrine of Saint Elizabeth Ann Seton. more