23 June – Blessed Marie of Oignies

Modern Hagiography Sanctorale Catholicum Lives of the Saints by Alban Butler. Lives of the Saints by Sabine Baring-Gould. La vie des saints  Miniature Lives Of The Saints For Every Day In The Year by Henry Sebastian Bowden. Contemporary Hagiography BHL The Earliest Life of Blessed Marie by Jacques de Vitry (in English, here in Latin).Continue reading “23 June – Blessed Marie of Oignies”

20 June – Saint Florentina

Modern Hagiography Roman Martyrology Sanctorale Catholicum Lives of the Saints by Sabine Baring-Gould. Our Birthday Bouquet Culled from the Shrines of the Saints and the Gardens of the Poets by Eleanor C. Donnelly. Pictorial Half Hours with the Saints by Auguste François Lecanu. Writings to Saint Florentina De institutione virginum et contemptu mundi  (translation notContinue reading “20 June – Saint Florentina”

31 May – Saint Angela Merici

Modern Hagiography Roman Martyrology Lives of the Saints by Sabine Baring-Gould. The Liturgical Year by Dom Guéranger. Character Calendar  La vie des saints  Longer form biography  by Irene Mahoney.  See also her Portraits of Angela. Writings of the Saint Regula, Ricordi, Legati (in Italian). Art & Architecture Vatican Founder Statue “Image as Relic: Moretto’s FuneraryContinue reading “31 May – Saint Angela Merici”

25 May – Saint Mary Magdalene de’Pazzi

Modern Hagiography Roman Martyrology Sanctorale Catholicum Lives of the Saints by Alban Butler. Lives of the Saints by Sabine Baring-Gould. The Liturgical Year by Dom Guéranger. 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 EleanorContinue reading “25 May – Saint Mary Magdalene de’Pazzi”

22 May – Saint Rita of Cascia

Modern Hagiography Roman Martyrology Character Calendar  A life of Saint Rita in a pamphlet from the Carmelite Seraphim Company A long form life in English A longer form life of Saint Rita in French Art & Architecture The Translation of Saint Rita of Cascia by Poussin BeWeB Warburg Institute Iconographic Database A Guide to ChristianContinue reading “22 May – Saint Rita of Cascia”