St. Gregory VII, Pope, Confessor–W (III) – St. Urban I, Pope, Martyr–R (Comm.)
Monday, May 25
Hildebrand, monk of Cluny and later Abbot and Cardinal, succeeded Alexander II as Pope Gregory VII. He displayed wonderful energy and constancy in defense of the liberty of the Church. He died in 1085. St. Urban suffered martyrdom in 230.