Feast of Oswald of Worcester, archbishop, monk at Fleury. Named Bishop of Worcester by Dunstan, then became Archbishop of York. Died Feb. 29, 992.
Feast of St. Romanus of Condat, hermit, founder, Lauconne, La Balme, & Condat Abbeys, France. Patron of drowning victims, the mentally ill.
Feast of St. Baldomerus, sub-deacon, monk, monastery of St. Justus, France. A locksmith & blacksmith then monk. Patron of locksmiths
Feast of St. Nestor of Magydos, Hieromartyr (Eastern Church), Bishop of Magydos, Pamphylia, Turkey. Martyred in 250.
Feast of St. Polycarp of Smyrna, martyr, bishop of Smyrna, Turkey. One of earliest Christian writers. Patron against earache, dysentery.
Feast of St. Margaret of Cortona, Italian penitent, 3rd Order of St. Francis. Patron of hoboes, homeless, orphans, penitents, 3rd children.
Feast of St. Severian, martyr, Bishop of Scythopolis, Palaestina Secunda, (Galilee). Attended the Council of Chalcedon, assassinated in 452.
Feast of St. Eucherius of Orleans, Benedictine bishop of Orleans, France. Became a Benedictine at Jumieges and bishop in 721. Died 743.
Feast of St. Beatus, author. Monk at St. Martin’s Monastery, Santander, Spain and foe of the Adoptionist Archbishop Elipandus of Toledo.
Feast of Fra Angelico, Dominican Friar, early Italian Renaissance painter. Born Guido di Pietro, in Vicchio, Tuscany. Patron of Artists.