13 March – Saint Nicephorus of Constantinople

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11 March – Saint Eulogius of Cordoba

Modern Hagiography Roman Martyrology Sanctorale Catholicum Lives of the Saints by Alban Butler. Lives of the Saints by Sabine Baring-Gould. Character Calendar Pictorial Lives of the Saints La vie des saints  Our Birthday Bouquet Culled from the Shrines of the Saints and the Gardens of the Poets by Eleanor C. Donnelly. Pictorial Half Hours withContinue reading “11 March – Saint Eulogius of Cordoba”

12 February – Saint Benedict of Aniane

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4 February – Blessed Rabanus Maurus

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28 January – Blessed Charlemagne

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