Saints of the Week

In newspapers and bulletins
around the country

Saint Cecilia

Arise, soldiers of Christ, throw away the works of darkness and put on the armor of light.

    Facts about St. Cecilia

  • She was a noble lady of Rome who was beheaded for her faith in the year 230.
  • She is the patron saint of musicians because during her wedding she sang in her heart to the Lord.
  • After she died, her house became a church named after her. Her feast day has been celebrated for over 1,700 years.