Saints of the Week

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around the country

Saint Simeon

My eyes have seen your salvation, which you prepared in sight of all the peoples.

    Facts about St. Simeon

  • Told by the Holy Spirit that he would not see death until he had seen Christ
  • Mary and Joseph met him as they entered the Temple to present Jesus.
  • Prophesied to Mary that a sword would pierce her heart