~ Saint Magick – Saint Ignatius of Loyola ~

FEAST DAY: July 31 DAY OF THE WEEK: Saturday CANDLE COLOR: White LEGEND: Spanish nobility. Youngest of twelve children. Page in the Spanish court of Ferdinand and Isabella. Military education. Soldier, entering the army in 1517, and serving in several campaigns. Wounded in the leg by a cannonball at the siege of Pampeluna on 20…

~ Saint Magick – Saint Martha ~

  FEAST DAY: July 29 DAY OF THE WEEK: Tuesday CANDLE COLOR: Green and White LEGEND: Sister of Saints Lazarus and Mary of Bethany. Friend of Jesus, hostess to him in her house. May have been part of an early mission to France. Sometimes referred to as "Saint Martha the Dominator" PETITION SAINT MARTHA: in…

~ Saint Magick – Saint Joachim ~

FEAST DAY: July 26 DAY OF THE WEEK: Friday CANDLE COLOR: Green LEGEND: Husband of Saint Anne, elderly father of the Blessed Virgin Mary. Grandfather of Jesus Christ. Probably well off. Tradition says that while he was away from home, he and Anne each received a message from an angel that she was pregnant. Believed…

~ Saint Magick – Saint Anne ~

FEAST DAY: July 26 DAY OF THE WEEK: Monday CANDLE COLOR: White LEGEND: Mother of Our Lady. Grandmother of Jesus Christ. Wife of Saint Joachim. Probably well off. Tradition says that Anne was quite elderly when Mary was born, and that she was their only child. The belief that Anne remained a virgin in the conception and birth of…

~ Saint Magick – Saint James the Greater ~

FEAST DAY: July 25 DAY OF THE WEEK: Tuesday CANDLE COLOR: Red LEGEND: Son of Zebedee and Salome, brother of Saint John the Apostle, and may have been Jesus' cousin. He is called "the Greater" simply because he became an Apostle before Saint James the Lesser. Apparent disciple of Saint John the Baptist. Fisherman. He…

~ Saint Magick – Saint Christopher ~

  FEAST DAY: July 25 DAY OF THE WEEK: Wednesday CANDLE COLOR: Red LEGEND: Third century martyr in the persecutions of Decius. Little else is known for sure. His fame derives from the pious legend of him being a "Christ-bearer" (= Christopher). He was a powerfully built man who wandered the world in search of…

~ Saint Magick – Saint Alex/Alexis/San Alejo ~

  FEAST DAY: July 17 DAY OF THE WEEK: Sunday CANDLE COLOR: Pink LEGEND: Only son of a wealthy Christian Roman senator. Wanted to devote himself to God, but his parents arranged a marriage for him. On his wedding day his fiancee agreed to release him and let him follow his vocation. He fled his…