Nuestra Señora del Quito / Our Lady of Quito, Ecuador (1534) – 28 April:
St Paul of the Cross CP (1604-1775) Priest, Mystic, Preacher, endowed with miraculous powers of healing and prophecy, Founder of the Congregation of the Passion of Jesus Christ – the Passionists.
His Feast Day was changed in 1969.
St Louis Marie Grignion de Montfort (1673-1716) Confessor, Priest, Founder, Confessor, Writer, Poet, Apostle of the Holy Eucharist and Adoration, Apostle of the Blessed Virgin Mary, Apostle of the Holy Rosary, Preacher, Missionary Apostolic. He was Canonised on 20 July 1947 by Pope Pius XII.
The Wondrous St Louis!:
St Vitalis of Ravenna (Died c 171) Martyr, Layman, Husband and father.
The Roman Martyrology states of him today: “At Ravenna, the birthday of St Vitalis, Martyr, father of the Saint Gervasius and Protasius. When he had taken up and reverently buried the body of blessed Ursicinus, he was arrested by the ex-consul Paulinus and after being racked and thrown nto a deep pit, was overwhelmed with earth and stones and by this kind of martyrdom, went to Christ.”
His Life and Death:
St Peter Chanel SM (1803-1841) Priest of the Society of Mary (Marists), Missionary, Martyred aged 37 Protomartyr of Oceania
His short Life and Death:
St Adalbero of Augsburg
St Agapio of Cirtha
St Artemius of Sens
St Cronan of Roscrea
St Cyril of Turov
Bl Gerard of Bourgogne
Blessed Luchesius TOSF (c1180 – 1260) Married Layman, Apostle of the poor and the sick, the first Franciscan Tertiary, Penitent.
About Blessed Luchesius:
St Mark of Galilee
St Pamphilus of Sulmona
St Prudentius of Tarazona
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