St. Pius X

Pope Saint Pius X

St. Pius X was born Joseph Sarto to a poor village shoemaker and was the oldest of eight. Joseph was ordained with the help of two parish priests and was made assistant to the pastor in a small Italian mountain village. Fr. Sarto was kind and his soul was on fire for God. Fr. … [Read more...]

St. Patrick


Patrick was born in Scotland in the year 387.  At age 16 he was captured by pirates and was sold as a slave to the chief of Ireland. He was made to tend sheep in the mountains where he prayed much. After six years. a voice from heaven told him to go back to his own country and … [Read more...]

St. John Bosco


John Bosco was born on a farm near Turin, Italy in 1850.  He came from a very poor family.  He walked four miles every day to school and was only able to attend for half the year.  The rest of the year he worked the fields as a farmer.  As he grew older he also worked as a … [Read more...]

St. Elizabeth Ann Seton


Born in New York City, Aug 28, 1774 Elizabeth lost her mother early in life, and her education became the concern of her father. At 19, Elizabeth married William Magee Seton of New York. They had 5 children in their happy marriage and after Williams’s death Elizabeth was … [Read more...]