Saint Juan Diego December Saint of the Month

Saint Juan Diego (1474-1548) Feast Day December 9 Patron Saint: Indigenous People, Beatified in 1990 and Canonized in 2002 by Pope John Paul II Saint Juan Diego was born in 1474, given the name Cuauhtlatoatzin and is the first indigenous American saint to be canonized. It is important to know, that not all canonized saints …

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October Saint of the Month, Saint Teresa of Avila

Saint Teresa of Avila (1515–1582) Also referred to as St Teresa of Jesus Feast Day: October 15 Patron Saint of: illnesses of the body, headaches, chess, lace makers, loss of parents, people in need of grace, people in religious orders. People ridiculed of their piety, sick people, sickness, Spain, Talisay City, Cebu, Požega and Croatia. …

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