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Listen to this upbeat take about the lives of Saints as we show how their lives can be made relevant in our own everyday living! https://radio.catholic.sg/

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English


Episodes

23 February 2024 - St Polycarp, Bishop, Martyr

2/22/2024
St Polycarp is a second-century saint. He was a disciple of John the apostle and later became bishop of Smyrna which is in modern-day Turkey. He is the patron saint for ear aches! His feast day is on February 23rd.

Duration:06:14:00

21 February 2024 - St Peter Damian, Bishop and Doctor

2/20/2024
St Peter Damian is celebrated as Bishop and Doctor of the Church. He was well known for his discipline and tenacious ways. In his retirement, he continued to give honour to the Church by practicing humility and penance. His feast day is on February 21st.

Duration:06:05:00

17 February 2024 - The Seven Holy Founders of the Servite Orders

2/16/2024
The Seven Holy Founders of the Servite Orders were 7 merchants in the 13th century, who each had a mystical experience of the Blessed Virgin Mary. They dedicated their lives to honor the Blessed Virgin Mother. They are honoured on February 17th.

Duration:05:33:00

15 February 2024 - St Onesimus

2/14/2024
It is understood that Onesimus was Philemon's slave. Whilst in prison for stealing from Philemon, Onesimus met Paul and through their conversations, Onesimus was converted. Paul wrote a letter to Philemon appealing for Onesimus' freedom, so that Onesimus could become one of his own assistants. Later in his life, Onesimus became an ardent preacher of the Gospel and succeeded Timothy as bishop of Ephesus.

Duration:06:07:00

10 February 2024 - St Scholastica, Virgin

2/9/2024

Duration:05:19:00

8 February 2024 - St Jerome Emiliani

2/7/2024
St Jerome Emiliani is a 15th-century Italian saint. He tirelessly worked for little children especially orphans and also taught the children about the Catholic faith. He is the patron saint of orphans and abandoned children. His feast day is on February 8th.

Duration:06:08:00

8 February 2024 - St Josephine Bakhita

2/7/2024
St Josephine Bakhita is a 19th-century Sudanese saint. She was sold into slavery at the age of 9. Lovingly known as “little brown sister”, she remained cheerful and never lost faith. She is the patron saint of Sudan and survivors of human trafficking. Her feast day is on February 8th.

Duration:07:54:00

6 February 2024 - St Paul Miki

2/5/2024
St Paul Miki was born in Japan and was the son of a Samurai family. Paul Miki and his companions were instrumental in spreading the gospel in Nagasaki. Their feast day is on February 6th.

Duration:05:38:00

5 February 2024 - St Agatha, Virgin and Martyr

2/4/2024
St Agatha was born around 231 and is one of the most highly venerated virgin martyrs of the early Church. She is the patron saint of bellfounders, breast cancer patients, rape victims, and nurses. Her feast day is on February 5th.

Duration:06:19:00

31 January 2024 - St John Bosco, Priest

1/30/2024
Also fondly known as Don Bosco, St John Bosco was an Italian priest from the 1800s. He was a versatile priest and worked tirelessly for the street children and orphans, and at the same time was a friend to the rich noble gentlemen. He is known as ‘Father and Teacher of the youth’. His feast day is on January 31st.

Duration:04:33:00

31 January 2024 - St John Bosco, Priest

1/30/2024
Also fondly known as Don Bosco, St John Bosco was an Italian priest from the 1800s. He was a versatile priest and worked tirelessly for the street children and orphans, and at the same time was a friend to the rich noble gentlemen. He is known as ‘Father and Teacher of the youth’. His feast day is on January 31st.

Duration:04:33:00

26 January 2024 - Sts Timothy & Titus, Bishops

1/25/2024
On the 26th of January, we honour St Timothy and Titus, Apostles. Timothy is the patron saint of stomach and intestinal disorder, while Titus is the patron saint of the United States Army Chaplain Corps. Both of them helped Paul in his mission to share and preach the good news. Timothy and Titus not only were very faithful friends to Paul, but were also his spiritual sons because he had led them to trust Christ and spread the good news.

Duration:08:34:00

25 January 2024 - Conversion of St Paul the Apostle

1/24/2024
On 25th January, the church celebrates the feast of the conversion of St Paul the Apostle. Paul was given the name Saul at birth. He persecuted the early Christians with great fervour and was known and feared because of it. He encountered the Lord on his way to Damascus and his life changed forever - dedicating his life to spreading the Gospel.

Duration:05:57:00

25 January 2024 - Conversion of St Paul the Apostle

1/24/2024
On 25th January, the church celebrates the feast of the conversion of St Paul the Apostle. Paul was given the name Saul at birth. He persecuted the early Christians with great fervour and was known and feared because of it. He encountered the Lord on his way to Damascus and his life changed forever - dedicating his life to spreading the Gospel.

Duration:05:57:00

24 January 2024 - St Francis de Sales

1/23/2024
St Francis de Sales was a Bishop, Confessor, and Doctor of the Church. He was born in 1567 to a noble French family. He gave up a law career to become a priest and was extremely talented as a writer, preacher, and spiritual director. His feast day is on January 24th.

Duration:05:31:00

24 January 2024 - St Francis de Sales

1/23/2024
St Francis de Sales was a Bishop, Confessor, and Doctor of the Church. He was born in 1567 to a noble French family. He gave up a law career to become a priest and was extremely talented as a writer, preacher, and spiritual director. His feast day is on January 24th.

Duration:05:31:00

22 January 2024 - St Vincent Saragossa

1/21/2024
As a deacon in the Catholic Church, St Vincent was commissioned by his bishop to preach throughout his diocese in Saragossa. Despite suffering terrible torture when he was persecuted for his faith, Vincent had amazing peace. This astonished his jailor to repentance and he was converted. His feast day is on January 22nd.

Duration:05:33:00

22 January 2024 - St Vincent Saragossa

1/21/2024
As a deacon in the Catholic Church, St Vincent was commissioned by his bishop to preach throughout his diocese in Saragossa. Despite suffering terrible torture when he was persecuted for his faith, Vincent had amazing peace. This astonished his jailor to repentance and he was converted. His feast day is on January 22nd.

Duration:05:33:00

21 January 2024 - St Agnes, Virgin, Martyr

1/20/2024
St Agnes was a virgin and martyr and is honored as the patroness of the young. Agnes was born into a wealthy Christian family in 291 AD but dedicated her life to the gospel in spite of persecution. Her feast day is on January 21st.

Duration:05:40:00

21 January 2024 - St Agnes, Virgin, Martyr

1/20/2024
St Agnes was a virgin and martyr and is honored as the patroness of the young. Agnes was born into a wealthy Christian family in 291 AD but dedicated her life to the gospel in spite of persecution. Her feast day is on January 21st.

Duration:05:40:00