As children of God, we are called to live lives of heroic virtue, to be holy disciples of Christ in this modern world. There are a number of faithful before our time who lived extraordinary lives and through a special canonization process, they are honored by the Church. They are saints.
Catholics of the Church revere these saints and pray for their intercession to aid in the journey to Jesus. Their lives are a brilliant example, giving all hope and courage in following God's will in our own lives.
Click on the links below to learn more about saints of the Catholic Church and discover the process for how one becomes a saint.