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. Charles Borromeo, Archbishop of Milan and Cardinal
Charles Borromeo was just 22 years old when he was created Cardinal by his uncle, Pope Pius IV. After the death of his brother, Charles felt called to a deeper observance of the Christian life. He convinced the Pope to re-open the Council of Trent, and as a Bishop was a model of charity.Read all...