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January: OP Calendar
The Most Holy Name of Jesus [C]
The texts are from the Dominican Rite. See Dec. 1.
Bl. Stephanie Quinzani (1457-1530)
Italian, virgin, mystic, sister.
St. Zedíslava Berkiana (1221-1252)
[Moved to November 28 in the USA because perpetually impeded on this date in the USA by St. Elizabeth Ann Seton]
St. Raymond of Peñafort (1175-1275) [M]
Spanish, priest, canonist, diplomat, Third Master of the Order, Church appointed patron of canonists, canonized in 1601.
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Bl. Gonsalvo of Amarante (+1259)
Portuguese, priest, part-time hermit, miracle worker.
Bl. Ann of the Angels
Bl. Bernard Scammacca (1430-1487) [M]
Sicilian, priest, penitent, mystic.
Bl. Andrew of Peschiera (1400-1485)
Greco-Italian, priest, missionary to heretics.
Bl. Anthony Della Chiesa (1394-1459)
Italian, priest, renowned mystic and author.
Bl. Marcolinus of Forli (1317-1397)
Italian, priest, ascetic.
ST. THOMAS AQUINAS (1225-1274) [F]
Italian, priest, renowned theologian, teacher, author of the "Summa Theologiae", AKA "Angelic Doctor" and "Common Doctor" of the Church, Church appointed patron of students and Catholic schools, canonized 1323.
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Bl. Villana de' Botti (1332-1361)
Italian, wife and mother, contemplative, worker among the poor, Lay Dominican.