Saint of the day

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Date 16 October

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.Hedwig, Duchesse of Polonia, Religious

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True nobility consists in serving those most in need. This was a notable aspect of the life of Saint Hedwig, Duchess of Silesia and of Poland, and later a religious in a Cistercian monastery. She lived in the 12th century. Her feast is celebrated by the Church each year on October 16.  

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St. Margaret Mary Alacoque, apostle of the sacred heart

St. Gerard Majella, lay Redentorist