Saint Sharbel Makhlouf

Today is the Feast day of Saint Sharbel Makhlouf who is a monk from Lebanon.  He led a very holy life and even was known to perform miracles in his lifetime.  He only died just before the turn on the 20th century in 1898.  He was canonized a Saint by Pope Paul VI in 1977.  He is an important intercessor as we continue to pray for Christians and all in the Holy Land.  Click here to read a short article on his life.