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All about the lives of both the most popular and the least known saints of the Church, the liturgical Catholic calendar, and a comprehensive database of patron saints and prayers to them.

Prayer of St. Therese of Lisieux to the Divine Child Jesus

"O Little Infant Jesus, my only treasure, I abandon myself to Your every wish."

This vision of St. Faustina’s should bring warmth to our hearts on Christmas Day

She saw the baby Jesus at Midnight Mass and experienced the beauty of God's love for her.

When Padre Pio celebrated Christmas the baby Jesus would miraculously appear

Witnesses attest to seeing a vision of the Baby Jesus in the arms of Padre Pio.

This Christmas poem by St. John of the Cross will enlighten the dark night of your soul

The mystic saint reminds us all of the deep spiritual truths of Christmas.

Why St. Lucy is popular in Sweden and how she’s still celebrated in that non-religious country

The 4th-century martyr showed up in the Middle Ages and saved the day.

Prayer to St. Lucy against the temptations of the world, flesh and devil

The prayer recalls Lucy's miraculous resistance to the cruel efforts of her enemies.

How St. Lucy’s purity was miraculously protected by God

Every attempt at robbing Lucy of her purity was repelled by God's fatherly hand.

A guide to very merry Christmas drinking

Vic Matus reviews 'Drinking with Saint Nick: Christmas Cocktails for Sinners and Saints.'

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