Franciscan Saints (Ream) September


1. St. Beatrice of Silva, Poor Clare nun, d. 1490
2. Bls. John Francis Burté, Apollinaris Morel of Posat, Severin Girault and Companions,
    First Order and Third Order Regular friars, martyrs of France, d. 1792
4. St. Rose of Viterbo, Secular Franciscan, d. 1251
5. Bl. Gentle of Matelica, First Order friar, martyr of Persia, d. 1340
6. Bl. Liberatus of Lauro, First Order friar, d. 1258
9. Bl. Seraphina Sforza, Poor Clare nun, d. 1478
10. Bl. Agnellus of Pisa, First Order friar, d. 1236
11. Bl. Bonaventure of Barcelona, First Order friar, d. 1684
13. Bls. Apollinaris Franco and Companions, First Order, Third Order Regular and
     Secular Franciscans, martyrs of Japan, d. 1617-1628
15. St. Catherine of Genoa, Secular Franciscan, d. 1510
16. Bl. Roland d’Medici, Secular Franciscan, d. 1386
17. Stigmatization of St. Francis of Assisi (on Mount La Verna, 1224)
18. St. Joseph of Cupertino, First Order friar, d. 1663
19. Bl. Louis Alleman, Secular Franciscan bishop, d. 1450
20. St. Francis Mary of Camporosso, First Order friar, d. 1866
21. Bl. Elizabeth Amodei, Secular Franciscan, d. 1498
22. St. Ignatius of Santhia, First Order friar, d. 1773

23. Finding of the Body of St. Clare of Assisi (1850)


23. St. (Padre) Pio of Pietrelcina, First Order friar, d. 1968
24. St. Pacificus of San Severino, First Order friar, d. 1721
25. St. Nicholas of Flüe, Secular Franciscan, d. 1487
26. Bls. Aurelio of Vinalesa and Companions, First Order friars, martyrs of Spain, d. 1936
26. Bl. Lucy of Caltagirone, Third Order religious, d. 1400
27. St. Elzear of Sabran (d. 1323) and Bl. Delphina of Glandeves (d. 1358),
    Secular Franciscan husband and wife
28. St. John of Dukla, First Order friar, d. 1484
28. Bl. Bernadine of Feltre, First Order friar, d. 1494
28. Bl. Innocent of Berzo, First Order friar, d. 1890
30. Bl. Charles of Blois-Chatillon, Secular Franciscan, d. 1364



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