Tuesday, June 21, 2011

Feast of St. Aloysius Gonzaga

It is better to be the child of God than king of the whole world. -- St. Aloysius Gonzaga

Biography of St. Aloysius from the Catholic Encyclopedia here.

Wonderful explanation of St. Aloysius as a patron for today's teens here.

Click and enlarge for a coloring page!
Celebrate the feast day with Catholic Cuisine's suggestion for an Italian dinner!


Therese said...

Great to have. Patron saint for teenagers. I think I hav a few requests for St. Aloyious to pray for.

Therese said...

I mean Aloysius

Rosary said...

Ohmy, he died so young! Though his life was so short, it was a life well lived. Thanks for the reading :)