May 5th – St. Angelus of Jerusalem – (1185 – 1220) – Priest and Martyr

St. Angelus of Jerusalem – (1185 – 1220)
Priest and Martyr
Feast Day – May 5th

St. Angelus of Jerusalem

Biography – St. Angelus of Jerusalem

A priest and martyr born to Jewish parents in Jerusalem. His parents converted to Christianity after a vision of our Lady who told them that the Messiah had already come and redeemed His people. She promised them two sons who would grow up as flourishing olive-trees on the heights of Carmel; one as a patriarch and the other as a glorious martyr. When his parents died… continue reading…

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