Country of Saints and Important Dates. Transcription. Today, we celebrate the feast of St. Lawrence of Brindisi, a renowned Capuchin priest who was a great theologian, who produced a lot of works on theology and various other areas of the Church teachings and the faith. St. Lawrence of Brindisi, whose feast we celebrate on July 21, is a Doctor of the Church who was a gifted preacher, evangelizer and diplomat during a turbulent period in European history, when the continent was divided into feuding city-states and under attack from a Moslem invasion from the east. Saint Lawrence or Laurence (Latin: Laurentius, lit. Let us go in peace to love and serve the lord in each other, have a good day and um happy feast of the kings and be safe. Feast Day – July 21. O God, who for the glory of your name and the salvation of souls bestowed on the Priest Saint Lawrence of Brindisi a spirit of counsel and fortitude, grant, we pray, that in the same spirit, we may know what must be done and, through his intercession, bring it to completion. He is the Patron Saint of Brindisi, Naples. St. Lawrence of Brindisi, Priest, Doctor of the Church (Feast) July 21, 2020 « Previous day. Contents. He made use of a personal kind of short-hand. St Lawrence of Brindisi (Feast day 21-July) St. Lawrence of Brindisi Homily 07-21-2010 - Fr. He was made St Lawrence in 1881, remembered for his bravery leading … His parents entrusted the boy’s education to the Conventuals of Brindisi where he showed early signs of a shimmering intelligence and a gift for oratory. He was beatified in 1783 by Pope Pius VI, canonized in 1881 by Pope Leo XIII, and declared a Doctor of the Church by Pope John XXIII in 1959. Lawrence of Brindisi died while on a diplomatic mission on behalf of the leading citizens of Naples who were suffering under the injustices of their Viceroy. Saint Lawrence of Brindisi was one of the greatest ornaments of the Capuchin Order, and deserved well of both Church and State at the beginning of the 17th century. 1 Biography; 2 Veneration; 3 Works; 4 See also; 5 References; 6 External links; Biography. A saint’s feast day is normally on the day of their death, but tomorrow, July 22 is the Feast of Saint Mary Magdalene, so Lawrence’s feast was transferred to today, the 21 st. Collect Prayer from Feast Day for St. Lawrence of Brindisi. 10 Because of her I shall have glory among the multitudes and … St Lawrence is a Doctor of the Church. Lawrence of Brindisi (22 July 1559 – 22 July 1619), born Giulio Cesare Russo, was a Roman Catholic priest and a theologian as well as a member of the Order of Friars Minor Capuchin.An accomplished linguist, in addition to his native Italian, Lawrence could read and speak Latin, Hebrew, Greek, German, Bohemian, Spanish, and French fluently. Grant us, in the same Spirit, to know what we are to do, and through his prayers, to do what we have come to know. Next day » Saints: St. Lawrence of Brindisi; Daily Readings: First Reading. Saint Lawrence of Brindisi (July 22, 1559, Brindisi, Apulia – July 22, 1619), born Giulio Cesare Russo, was a Roman Catholic priest and a member of the Order of Friars Minor Capuchin.. Feast Day: July 21 Patronage: Brindisi, Italy Saint Lawrence of Brindisi was raised and educated in Italy by the Franciscans. Joseph Mary - St. Lawrence of Brindisi Homily 6-21-2011 - Fr Wade Menezes, CPM - St. Lawrence of Brindisi, Priest, Doctor of the Church CAPUCHIN FRANCISCANS: Transforming Watts. Almighty God, for the glory of Your Name and the salvation of souls, You conferred upon St. Lawrence, the spirits of counsel and fortitude. St. Lawrence was born on July 22, and died exactly 60 years later on his birthday in 1619. Recipe List ...a work in progress. priest, theologian, Doctor of the Church, vicar general of the Capuchins, imperial chaplain for the army of Rudolph II, Holy Roman Emperor, led the liberation of Székesfehérvár, Hungary armed only with a crucifix. Published on: September 29, 2019 Author: Liturgical Ministry Reading Time: < 1 min Feast day: July 21st (July 22 1559– July 22, 1619) Lawrence was gifted with languages, able to speak and read Italian, Latin, Hebrew, Greek, German, Bohemian, Spanish, and French. Feast of St. Lawrence of Brindisi, O.F.M. 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