Missioner Saint

Archive for the ‘Missioner Saint’ Category

St. Peter Chanel

He dreamed of becoming a missioner.

Sts. Perpetua and Felicity

Their martyrdom inspires the sacrifice of missioners.

St. Francis Xavier

A deep spirituality led to mission.

St. Marianne Cope

This pioneering sister served the dying.

St. Isaac Jogues

“Pray that God unite me to Himself inseparably.”

St. Frances Cabrini

She was a beacon of hope for immigrants.

St. Daniel Comboni

“The Missioner must be prepared for everything: for joy and sadness, for life and death, for embrace and abandonment, and […]

St. Rose Philippine Duchesne

If tenacity is a trait of a missioner, Mother Philippine had it in spades.

St. John Neumann

He arrived in New York City with one suit of clothes and a dollar in his pocket, goes the story.

St. Katharine Drexel

Katharine Drexel had a big idea, and a bigger heart.