Saint Louis IX
- This Day, the Twenty-Fifth Day of August
- born 1214, died 1270
- At Paris, St. Louis, confessor, King of France,
- Illustrious by the holiness of his life and the fame of his miracles.
- Patron of Tertiaries, of Masons and Sculptors.
Saint Louis was a model ruler, father of 11 children, a 3rd order franciscan, cared for lepers, built Sainte Chapelle in Paris as a reliquary for the crown of thorns.