Monthly Archives: January 2009

Bl. Archangela Girlani – January 29th

   Feast Day – January 29th Biography – Bl. Archangela Girlani Bl. Archangela Girlani was born Elanor Girliani in 1460 at Trino, on Monte Ferrato in northern Italy to a noble family. Having her early education with the Benedictines, she … Continue reading

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St. Enrique de Osso y Cervello – January 27th

Feast Day – January 27th Biography – St. Enrique de Osso y Cervello Enrique (Henry) was born October 16, 1840 at Vinebre, Tarragona, Spain.  He was the youngest of three children and at an early age felt a call to … Continue reading

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St. Andrew Corsini – January 9th

    Feast Day – January 9th Biography – St. Andrew Corsini   St. Andrew Corsini was born in Florence on November 30th, 1302 in Florence Italy into the noble Corsini family.  His birth was a special answer to prayer, … Continue reading

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St. Peter Thomas – January 8th

    Feast Day – January 8th Biography – St. Peter Thomas St. Peter Thomas was born about 1305 at the hamlet of Sales in southern Perigord (Gascony) France, and entered the Carmelites when he was 21.  Not much is known … Continue reading

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Bl. Kuriakos Elias Chavara – January 3rd

Feast Day – January 3rd Biography – Bl. Kuriakos Elias Chavara Blessed Kuriakos Elias Chavara was born on February 10, 1805 at Kainakary (near Allappuzha) in Kersala, India.  He entered the seminary at the age of thirteen in 1818 and … Continue reading

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January 2nd – St. Therese of Lisieux Birthday

Today is the Birthday of St. Therese of Lisieux.  Her Feast Day is October 1st.  St. Therese’s parents were just declared ‘Blessed’ on October 19th 2008 and their Feast day will be July 13th, their wedding anniversary. St. Therese of … Continue reading

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