From a young age, Carlo Acutis demonstrated a unique love for Jesus in the Eucharist. Creative and passionate, Carlo also found joy through computer programming and technology. He used his skills to build websites featuring topics including Mary and the Eucharist. He was a light to all who knew him and beloved by family, friends, and teachers. Carlo developed leukemia at a young age and offered all of his suffering for “the Lord, the Pope, and the Church.” He died in 2006 at the age of 15.
Feast Day: October 12
Patronage: Computer Programming, Youth