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.