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SAINTS OF THE MONTH

bernadetteoflourdesSAINT BERNADETTE SOUBIROUS OF LOURDES, FRANCE:
Born: January 7, 1844
Died: April 16, 1879
Canonization Date: December 8, 1933 by Pope Pius XI
Patron Of: Those Suffering with Asthma; Those Mocked for their Faith/Religion.

The Virgin Mary began appearing to Bernadette, a fourteen year old peasant girl in Lourdes, France. In all, Mary appeared to Bernadette a total of eighteen times. A giant church was built on the site where miraculous healings are said to have taken place.

Find out more about St. Bernadette at the links below:

St. Bernadette Links
Bernadette & Lourdes - Video with Fr. Robert Baron
Saint of the Day (Make sure to listen to the recording about Bernadette on site.)    

SimonStockSAINT SIMON STOCK:
Born: 1165 (approx.)
Died: May 16, 1265
Canonization Date: Unknown
Patron Of: English Province Carmelite Order

St. Simon Stock was an Englishman in the 13th century and Prior General in an order known as the Carmelites. According to tradition, Mary appeared to St. Simon giving him what is known as the brown scapular.

Make sure to watch the video about St. Simon Stock as well as read a brief biography of him at the links below:

St. Simon Stock - Taken from the Official Website of the Carmelite Order (VIDEO)
Biography of St. Simon Stock - Taken from the Official Website of the Carmelite Order

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