Monthly Archives: November 2012

25 November to 1 December 2012

There are no beatifications scheduled for the week of which I’m aware, but watch next weekend for an unusual Sunday beatification. Sunday 25 November, the Feast of Christ the King. Also 25 November, the martyrdom in 1542 of Juan de … Continue reading

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18 to 24 November

24 November will see a third Western Hemisphere beatification this year, that of the Venerable Servant of God Maria Troncatti.  Born in Lombardy, she entered the Daughters of Mary Help of Christians, one of the Salesian orders, and came to the … Continue reading

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11 to 17 November

17 November, Argentina will see a beatification, that of Maria Crescencia. She was an early XXth century nun with the Sisters of Our Lady of the Garden. For 11 and 12 November, I have nothing. 13 November, the feast of … Continue reading

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Welcome to American Saints

Focused mainly on saints and candidates for canonization in the Catholic Church associated with the United States of America, with some Orthodox, Breton and other notables.  Look for posts once a week, on Sunday mornings.

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1 to 10 November

Just to catch up. Thursday 1 November is All Saints Day, commemoration of all those in heaven, known and unknown. It is also the prime feast day for Saint Death. Also Thursday 1 November, the anniversary in 1982 of the … Continue reading

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