St. Ulric of Augsburg

St. Ulric of Augsburg

St. Ulric of Augsburg Feast date: Jul 04 St. Ulric was born in 890 at Kyburg, Zurich, Switzerland and died on July 4, 973 at Augsburg of natural causes.  He was buried in the Church of Saint Afra.St. Ulric was born in 890 at Kyburg, Zurich, Switzerland as the son of...
St. Elizabeth of Portugal

St. Elizabeth of Portugal

St. Elizabeth of Portugal Feast date: Jul 04 On July 4, the Catholic Church celebrates St. Elizabeth of Portugal, a queen who served the poor and helped her country avoid war during the 13th and 14th centuries. Elizabeth of Portugal was named for her great-aunt, St....
St. Andrew of Crete

St. Andrew of Crete

St. Andrew of Crete Feast date: Jul 04 Celebrated by Eastern Catholics of the Byzantine tradition on July 4, Saint Andrew of Crete was a seventh-and eighth-century monk, bishop, and hymn-writer.Among Eastern Christians he is best known as the author of the “Great...
Blessed Pier Giorgio Frassati

Blessed Pier Giorgio Frassati

Blessed Pier Giorgio Frassati Feast date: Jul 04 July 4 marks the feast day of Pier Giorgio Frassati, a well-known young blessed of modern times. Born on April 6, 1901 in Turin to a wealthy agnostic family, he early in life found himself drawn to the faith and serving...