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MARTYROLOGY-AUGUST 4

Martyrology-August 4th
Roman Martyrology-August 4th- on this date in various years-

St. Dominic, confessor, founder of the Order of Friars Preachers, who on the sixth day of this month rested in peace.

In the village of Ars, in the diocese of Belley, France, the birthday of St. John Baptist-Mary Vianney, priest and confessor, renowned for his devotion as a parish priest. Pope Pius XI placed him in the number of the saints, ordered that his feast should be observed on the 9th day of this month, and appointed him as the heavenly patron of all parish priests. read more

MARTYROLOGY-AUGUST 4

Martyrology-August 4th
Roman Martyrology-August 4th- on this date in various years-

St. Dominic, confessor, founder of the Order of Friars Preachers, who on the sixth day of this month rested in peace.

In the village of Ars, in the diocese of Belley, France, the birthday of St. John Baptist-Mary Vianney, priest and confessor, renowned for his devotion as a parish priest. Pope Pius XI placed him in the number of the saints, ordered that his feast should be observed on the 9th day of this month, and appointed him as the heavenly patron of all parish priests. read more