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Saint of the Day: St. Lucian

Shortly after becoming a priest, Loukianos decided that food for the soul could be derived only through a denial of food for the body, and through a regimen of the strictest diet and training brought himself to the point where he could subsist on meager rations of bread and water.
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Saint of the Day: St. John the Faster

An unseen hand nourished the dedicated John, who was not the gaunt figure people expected to see wherever he went in his service to Christ.
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