Welcome to our Saint of the Day series! Each weekday, we present you with an excerpt from Fr. George Poulos' Orthodox Saints series, published by Holy Cross Orthodox Church- Saints Xanthippe and Polyxena
Benedictine abbot and hermit, also called Ame. He was born into a noble family of Grenoble, France, and placed into St. Maurice Abbey as a small child. After becoming a Benedictine monk, Amatus lived .
Alojzije Stepinac, a Croatian Catholic cardinal and Archbishop of Zagreb from 1937 to He died while still under confinement in his parish, almost certainly as the result of poisoning by his Communist captors.