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Saint Veronica (July 12th)

  Feast Day: July 12th Patron of: Photography Short Bio: Although Saint Veronica is not mentioned in the bible by name, she is recognized as the woman who wiped the blood and sweat off Christ’s face the day, he carried the cross. However, you may recognize her from the Sixth Station of the Cross where we honor her simple act of kindness. Unfortunately, we do not know much about her personal life, but the story of her veil is intriguing. As she wiped Jesus’ face, it imprinted on her veil. Thus, making her veil one of the most valuable church relics. We may not know a lot about her background, but we know her act of compassion through tradition and...

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