Happy Feast Day Saint Andrew Dung-Lac 1795-1839 Feastday: November 24 Saint Andrew Dung-Lac, a Catholic priest and missionary in Vietnam, was one of the 117 martyrs who gave their life for the faith in the 19th century. In 1832, Emperor Minh-Mang banned all foreign missionaries and tried to wipe out Christianity. Churches were destroyed, instructions

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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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 Saint Andrew Dung-Lac and Companions
 1795-1839
 Feastday: No...

Happy Feast Day Saint Andrew Dung-Lac and Companions 1795-1839 Feastday: November 24 Saint Andrew Dung-Lac, a Catholic priest and missionary in Vietnam, was one of the 117 martyrs who gave their life for the faith in the 19th century. In 1832, Emperor Minh-Mang banned all foreign missionaries and tried to wipe out Christianity. Churches were

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Happy Feast Day Blessed Giuseppe “Pino” Puglisi 1937-1993 Feastday: October 21 Blessed Father Pino Puglisi came from a humble, working-class family in Sicily. He became a priest to fight crime and corruption that he experienced growing up in a Mafia controlled country. Father encouraged the youth… More Source All content is property of the owner,

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 Saint Mother Théodore Guérin
 1798-1856
 Feastday: October 3
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Happy Feast Day Saint Mother Théodore Guérin 1798-1856 Feastday: October 3 Patronage: The Diocese of Lafayette, IN Saint Théodore Guérin is the foundress of The Sisters of Providence of St. Mary of the Woods in Indiana. By doing the ordinary well, she excelled in the harsh frontier conditions, withstood misunderstandings, and prejudices against Catholic women

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