Saints of the Week

In newspapers and bulletins
around the country

Saint Peter Canisius

If you have too much to do, with God's help you will find time to do it all.

    Facts about St. Peter Canisius

  • Peter was a respected Dutch Jesuit priest during the Protestant Reformation.
  • He reformed universities from heresy and attracted many back to the Catholic faith through his preaching and ministry to the sick and dying.
  • He is a Doctor of the Church and is known as the Second Apostle of Germany.