Happy Feast Day Blessed Charles de Foucauld 1858-1916 Feast Day: December 1 Beatified in 2005 by Pope Benedict XVI Blessed Charles de Foucauld was born into an aristocratic French Catholic family but rejected the faith as a teenager and led a desolate life in the army. He was inspired to resume his faith while in

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Saint Charles Borromeo
1538–1584
Feast day: November 4
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Happy Feast Day Saint Charles Borromeo 1538–1584 Feast day: November 4 Patronage: Catechists, Catechumens, Seminarians Saint Charles Borromeo was a cardinal and archbishop of Milan from 1564 to 1584. Among the great reformers of the troubled sixteenth century, Borromeo, with St. Ignatius of Loyola, St. Philip Neri, and others, led the movement to combat the

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Happy Feast Day Saint Charles Lwanga 1860-1886 Feastday: June 3 Patronage: youth, converts, torture victims, Catholic action Saint Charles Lwanga is one of the martyrs of Uganda, killed during King Mwanga’s reign. In 1879, the White Fathers (Society of Missionaries of Africa) welcomed by Mwanga’s father, came and started to evangelize Uganda. Mwanga, violent and

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Happy Feast Day
 Blessed Charles de Foucauld
 1858-1916
 Feast Day: December 1...

Happy Feast Day Blessed Charles de Foucauld 1858-1916 Feast Day: December 1 Beatified in 2005 by Pope Benedict XVI Blessed Charles de Foucauld was born into an aristocratic French Catholic family but rejected the faith as a teenager and led a desolate life in the army. He was inspired to resume his faith while in

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Happy Feast Day
 St. Charles Borromeo
 1538–1584
 Feast day: November 4
 Patro...

Happy Feast Day St. Charles Borromeo 1538–1584 Feast day: November 4 Patronage: Catechists, Catechumens, Seminarians Saint Charles Borromeo was a cardinal and archbishop of Milan from 1564 to 1584. Among the great reformers of the troubled sixteenth century, Borromeo, with St. Ignatius of Loyola, St. Philip Neri, and others, led the movement to combat the

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