Patron saint
A patron saint or a patron hallow is a saint who in different Christian denominations is regarded as the tutelary spirit or heavenly advocate of a nation, place, craft, activity, class, clan, family,...
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Coptic saints
Egypt was one of the first countries to know Christianity, with Saint Mark the Evangelist bringing Christianity to the country around 43 AD. The Egyptian Christians, also known as the Copts, have prod...
Margaret Clitherow
Saint Margaret Clitherow (1556 – 25 March 1586) is an English saint and martyr of the Roman Catholic Church. She is sometimes called "the Pearl of York".
She was born as Margaret Middleton, the da...
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Slava
The Slava (lit. "celebration"; Serbian Cyrillic: Слава), also called Krsna Slava (Крсна Слава, "christened Slava") and Krsno ime (Крсно име, "christened name"), is a Serbian Orthodox Church tradition ...
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List of Eastern Orthodox saints
This is a partial list of recognized Saints of the Eastern Orthodox communion, that lived after year 450.
St. Gobhan
St Gobhan, has long been historically linked with the parish of Seagoe – Teach dho-Ghobha in County Armagh.A St Gobban - Gobban find mac Lugdach(c 560-639), was primarily known for his abbacy of the m...
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Twenty-six Martyrs of Japan
The Twenty-six Martyrs of Japan (日本二十六聖人, Nihon Nijūroku Seijin) were a group of Christians who were executed by crucifixion on February 5, 1597, at Nagasaki. Their martyrdom is especially si...
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John Wall (priest)
Saint John Wall, O.F.M., (1620 – 22 August 1679) was an English Catholic Franciscan friar, who is honored as a martyr.He was born in Preston, Lancashire. When of age, he entered the English Coll...
List of child saints
Child saints are children and adolescents who died or were martyred and have been declared saints or martyrs of the Roman Catholic, Eastern Orthodox, Coptic Orthodox, Anglican, Episcopalian, or Luther...
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Uganda Martyrs
The Uganda Martyrs are a group of 23 Anglican and 22 Catholic converts to Christianity in the historical kingdom of Buganda, now part of Uganda, who were executed between November 1885 and January 188...
Saints of the Cristero War
On May 21, 2000, Pope John Paul II canonized a group of 25 saints and martyrs arising from the Mexican Cristero War. The vast majority are Roman Catholic priests who were executed for carrying out the...
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Patron saints of places
This is a list of patron saints of places by nation, region, and town/city. If a place is not listed here, it may be listed in Patronage of the Blessed Virgin Mary.
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Pope Linus
Pope Linus (died c. 76) was, according to several early sources, the second Bishop of Rome and is listed by the Roman Catholic church as the second pope, although this position is thought by historian...
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Lawrence of Rome
Lawrence of Rome (Latin: Laurentius, "laurelled"; c. 225–258) was one of the seven deacons of ancient Rome under Pope Sixtus II that were martyred during the persecution of Emperor Valerian in 25...
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Martyrs of Japan
The Martyrs of Japan (Shinjitai: 日本の殉教者 Kyūjitai: 日本の殉教者, Nihon no junkyōsha) were Christians who were persecuted for their faith in Japan, mostly during the 17th century.
The shogunate an...
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Stefan Vladislav of Serbia
Stefan Vladislav (Serbian: Стефан Владислав, [stêfaːn]; c. 1198 – after 1264) was the King of Serbia from 1234 to 1243. He was the middle son of Stefan the First-Crowned of the Nemanjić...
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Sebastian Newdigate
Sebastian Newdigate, O.Cart., (7 September 1500 – 19 June 1535) was the seventh child of John Newdigate, Sergeant-at-law. He spent his early life at court, and later became a Carthusian monk. He was e...