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St. Monica is the patron saint‬ of wives & mothers. She prayed fervently for her son to become a Christian. Years later he converted & became St. Augustine, one of the great theologians of the Church. She's an example to all mothers to never give up praying for their children. She's also the patron of alcoholism & adultery victims. She once struggled with alcohol, giving it up when caught. She was married to an adulterous, abusive pagan. With prayer & patience she won her husband's…

Today is the Feast of St. Monica. Her story of perseverance in prayer for her son is awesome and inspiring! Check it out: