Saints of the Day – Malachy, Prophet

detail from a painting of Malachi the Prophet, c.1309, by Duccio, altarpiece of the cathedral of Siena, Italy, currently in the Museo dell'Opera del DuomoArticle

5th century BC. The last of the twelve minor prophets. The tradition is that he was a native of Sapha. The Jews erroneously identify him with Esdras (Ezra) (Benedictines).

MLA Citation

  • Katherine I Rabenstein. Saints of the Day, 1998. CatholicSaints.Info. 21 September 2021. Web. 4 December 2021. <>