You May Not Know: St. Alice

Her life is was full of action and drama. Some even refer to her as the epitome of a damsel in distress. Despite this, the drama is not what made her a saint; it was all the small acts of love that led her to heaven.

You May Not Know: St. Columbanus

He was smart, rich, and handsome. He lived the life of a party-boy when he was young. He rebuilt an old church. He founded monasteries, but preferred a secluded lifestyle, living in caves and conversing with animals. Though his story sounds very similar to St. Francis of Assisi, this holy many predates the founder of the Franciscan order by centuries.

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