Mass of July 17: St. Alexius, Confessor

Jul 17 2017 12:10 pm

Proper on page 1374.

St. Alexius, the son of the Senator Euphemian, renounced all earthly things and departed as a pilgrim to Palestine. He returned after seven years and in his father's house was taken for an indigent beggar. There he died unknown, A.D. 404.