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Saints for Today: Timothy and Titus (1st Century)

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Ancient sources state that Timothy followed his mentor Paul in dying as a martyr for the Christian faith. In the year 93, during his leadership of the Church in Ephesus, he took a stand against the worship of idols at a pagan festival and was consequently killed by a mob with stones and clubs. Read More »

Saints for Today: Marianne Cope, Religious (1838-1918)

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Feast Day: January 23 Baptized Barbara, Marianne Cope was less than two years old when her immigrant family came to America. She left school after the eighth grade to work in a mill and at twenty-four she entered the Sisters of the Third Order of St. Francis in Syracuse, New York, taking the name Marianne. She soon demonstrated outstanding administrative ability ... Read More »

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