Saints of the Week

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Saint Boniface

The Church is like a great ship being pounded by the waves of life's different stresses. Our duty is not to abandon ship but to keep her on course.
St. Boniface

    Facts about St. Boniface

  • He was an 8th-century English Benedictine monk who became a missionary.
  • Known as "the Apostle of the Germans", he relentlessly evangelized the pagan area.
  • At age 73, while preparing converts for confirmation, he was martyred.