Feast Day July 25
Saint Christopher is one of the most popular Catholic Christian heroes of the Faith. He is a saint listed as a martyr.
His fame derives from the pious legend of him being a “Christ-bearer” (= Christopher). One day St Christopher carried a small child across a dangerous stream; the child‘s weight nearly crushed him. When they arrived on the other side, the child revealed himself as Christ, and he was so heavy because he bore the weight of the world on himself. He was then baptized and became a great evangelizer