Saint of the Day
King St. Louis of France (1214-1270)
Louis became the King of France at age eleven and ruled for forty-four years. He promoted Christianity in France, established religious foundations, built hospitals, and collected relics. He died while leading his second crusade.
Reflections from the Saints
In prosperity, give thanks to God with humility and fear lest by pride you abuse God's benefits and so offend him.
– King St. Louis of France