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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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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Alban Roe
Saint Alban Roe (July 20, 1583 – January 21, 1642) was an English Benedictine priest. He is remembered as one of the Forty Martyrs of England and Wales.
Details of Fr.Roe’s life are scanty. He was...
List of Eastern Orthodox saints
This is a partial list of recognized Saints of the Eastern Orthodox communion, that lived after year 450.
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...
On the Resting-Places of the Saints
On the Resting-Places of the Saints is a heading given to two early medieval pieces of writing, also known as Þá hálgan and the Secgan, which exist in various manuscript forms in both Old English and ...
Tikhon of Moscow
Saint Tikhon of Moscow (Russian: Тихон, 31 January [O.S. 19 January] 1865 – 7 April [O.S. 25 March] 1925), born Vasily Ivanovich Bellavin (Russian: Василий ...
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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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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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Teodor Komogovinski
Saint and Holy Martyr Theodore of Komogovo (Serbian: свети мученик Теодор (Сладић) комоговински, Teodor Komogovinski; 18th century) is a Serbian Orthodox saint (holy martyr), who served as a monk ...
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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Mark the Evangelist
Mark the Evangelist (Latin: Mārcus; Greek: Μᾶρκος; Coptic: Μαρκοϲ; Hebrew: מרקוס‎) is the traditionally purported author of the Gospel of Mark. One of the Seventy Disciples, Mark founded...
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Saint Jelena of Dečani
Ana-Neda (Bulgarian and Serbian Cyrillic: Ана-Неда; fl. 1323-1324) was the Empress consort of Bulgaria briefly in 1323 - 1324 as the spouse of "Despot of Vidin" Michael Shishman who was elected as...
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Irish Catholic Martyrs
Irish Catholic Martyrs were dozens of people who have been sanctified in varying degrees for dying for their Roman Catholic faith between 1537 and 1714 in Ireland.
12 October 1975 by Pope Paul VI....
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List of Catholic saints
This table is an incomplete list of the people and angels that the Catholic Church recognize as saints. In Catholic theology, all saints enjoy the Beatific vision; it is impossible therefore for any l...