There were seven brothers who, supported by their heroic mother, preferred to die amid terrible torments rather than be unfaithful to the law of the Lord. Their martyrdom is described in the Holy Bible, Book II of the Maccabees chapter 7.

V: Holy Maccabees.
A: Pray for us.

Info of the Saint:

FeastAugust 1
Born2nd century
BCE, Judea
Died167–160 BCE

To advance in your spiritual reform, kindly consider the profound meditations and pious lessons from the book:

Book cover of the autobiography of St. Ignatius of Loyola.

TITLE: Autobiography of St. Ignatius of Loyola, Catholic Priest, Theologian, Founder of the Company of Jesus (Jesuits) and Servant of Christ for the Greater Glory of God, Ad Maiorem Dei Gloriam. With Images.
AUTHOR: St. Ignatius of Loyola
EDITOR: Pablo Claret

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