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November Saints

Saint Guido¬†Maria Conforti (1865-1931) Guido Maria Conforti was born in Parma, Italy, the eighth of ten children. He attended an elementary school run by the De La Salle Brothers from 1872 and each day, on his way to the school, he would stop by the church of Santa Maria della Pace, where he used to […]

November Saints

Saint Raphael Kalinowski (1835-1907) Joseph Kalinowski was born in Vilna, Russian Poland (now Vilnius, Lithuania). Raised as a devout Catholic, he was educated at home and then at the local College of Nobility. He felt called to the priesthood but chose to go to university first. All Polish universities had been closed by the Russians […]