Saint of the day
The Saint of the Day presents a daily calendar of Saints remembered by the Church and featured in the Vatican calendar. The pages feature the stories of the great witnesses of Christian life through the centuries, lighting our way on our journey of faith.
St. Zachary, Prophet
Zechariah was the last of the Minor Prophets. He began his ministry around the year 520 B.C., and lived during the period of the reconstruction of the Temple in Jerusalem. With visions and parables, he exhorted the people to penance, that the promises of God might be fulfilled.