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July Saints

Blessed Maria Ana Mogas Fontcuberta (1827-1886) Maria Ana Mogas Fontcuberta was born in Grenollers, Spain, on 13 January 1827 to a devout Christian family. As her parents both died when she was young, Maria Ana was raised by a devout aunt who instilled the faith and the practice of virtue into her daily life. At […]

January Saints

Saint Elizabeth Ann Seton (1774-1821) Born in New York in 1774, Elizabeth Seton’s father was a well-known physician and her mother the daughter of an Anglican rector.  Her mother died when she was three years old. Elizabeth’s unusual education and character formation were her father’s special concern.  Even as a child, she delighted in prayer […]