St. John of Facundus
Picture by our parishioner, Bill Mc Covick

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St. John of San Facundus was born at San Fucundus in Spain, and belonged to the Augustinian Order. He was distinguished for his devotion during holy Mass; he loved peace-making and brought an end to a civil war among the factions in Salamanca. He died June 11, 1470. (Adapted from The New Roman Missal by Father Lasance).
Sts. Basilides, Cyrinus, Nabor, and Nazarius, Martyrs. Sts. Basilides, Cyrinus, Nabor, and Nazarius were soldiers in the army of Maxentius. They were beheaded by order of Aurelius, prefect of Rome.