St. Louis

CONFESSOR

St. Louis is a model for all kings in his faith, courage and love of justice. He undertook two crusades to reconquer the Holy Land. The plague, which decimated his army in Africa, struck him down and he died at Tunis. This most Christian king reigned from 1226 to 1270.

 

White*Class III

Entry Type: 
Feast Day
Holy Day of Obligation: 
No
Date: 
Tue, 08/25/2015

Latin Rite Mass