February 4 – Sent into Muslim lands, he sought to preach to the Sultan

St. Joseph of Leonessa In the world named Eufranio Desiderio, born in 1556 at Leonessa in Umbria; died 4 February, 1612. From his infancy he showed a remarkably religious bent of mind; he used to erect little altars and spend much time in prayer before them, and often he would gather his companions and induce … Continue reading February 4 – Sent into Muslim lands, he sought to preach to the Sultan