St. Dominic: Saint of the Day for Monday, August 08, 2022 (Mon, 08 Aug 2022)
Saint Dominic was born in Caleruega, Spain in 1170. His parents were members of the Spanish nobility and related to the ruling family. His father was Felix Guzman, and was the royal warden of the
village. His mother, Bl. Joan of Aza, was a holy woman in her own right. According to one legend, his mother made a pilgrimage to an abbey at Silos. Legend says there were many signs of the great
child she would bear. One of the most common legends says that during the pilgrimage, Joan had a dream of ...
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