Bl. Damian of Finario (15th century)
Damian was kidnapped as an infant. When his parents prayed fervently for help, a miraculous light led searchers to him. He later joined the Dominicans and became a famous preacher and miracle worker throughout Italy. Hundreds converted during his missions.

Reflections from the Saints

Spiritual joy arises from purity of the heart and perseverance in prayer.– St. Francis of Assisi