~ Saint Magick – Saint Gerard Majella ~

  FEAST DAY: October 16 DAY OF THE WEEK: Monday CANDLE COLOR: White LEGEND: Son of a tailor who died when the boy was 12, leaving the family in poverty. Gerard tried to join the Capuchins, but his health prevented it.   He was accepted as a Redemptorist lay brother serving his congregation as sacristan,…

~ Saint Magick – Saint Cipriano ~

CANDLE COLOR: Purple DAY OF THE WEEK: Saturday FEAST DAY: October 9 LEGEND: San Cipriano was originally a powerful magician, and he later became a Christian bishop and gave up the craft, and he supposedly burned his books of magic, some of which he had penned himself, having compiled spells and esoteric knowledge from diverse…

~ Saint Magick – Saint Louis Beltran ~

CANDLE COLOR: White DAY OF THE WEEK: Sunday FEAST DAY: October 9 LEGEND: Relative of Saint Vincent Ferrer. Deeply religious from childhood. Joined the Dominicans in 1544 at age 18. Ordained in 1547 at age 21. Preacher. Master of novices for 30 years. Worked with plague victims in 1557. Friend of Saint Teresa of Avila,…

~ Saint Magick – Saint Francis of Assisi ~

CANDLE COLOR: Brown DAY OF THE WEEK: Monday FEAST DAY: October 4 LEGEND: Son of Pietro Bernadone, a rich cloth merchant. Though he had a good education and became part of his father's business, he also had a somewhat misspent youth. Street brawler and some-time soldier. Captured during a conflict between Assisi and Perugia, he…

~ Saint Magick – Saint Theresa of Lisieux ~

CANDLE COLOR: Yellow DAY OF THE WEEK: Wednesday FEAST DAY: October 1 LEGEND: Born to a middle-class French family. Her father, Louis, was a watchmaker, her mother, who died of cancer when Therese was 4, was a lace maker, and both have been declared Venerable by the Church. Cured from an illness at age eight…

~ Saint Magick – Saint Gabriel the Archangel ~

FEAST DAY: September 29 CANDLE COLOR: Yellow LEGEND: Messenger of God. One of the three angels mentioned by name in the Bible. Appeared to the prophet Daniel to explain the prophet's visions relating to the Messiah. (Daniel 8:16-26; 9:21) Appeared to Zachary in the temple to announce the coming of Zachary's son, John the Baptist,…

~ Saint Magick – Saint Raphael the Archangel ~

FEAST DAY: September 29 CANDLE COLOR: Pink LEGEND: One of the three angels mentioned by name in Scripture, and one of the seven that stand before God's throne. Lead character in the deutero-canonical book of Tobit in which he traveled with (and guarded) Tobiah, and cured a man's blindness; hence his connection with travelers, young…