Agatha5 FebruaryAgnes31 JanuaryAidan31 AugustAlban22 JuneAlbertus Magnus15 NovemberAloysius (patron saint of youth)21 JuneAmbrose7 DecemberAndrew (Scotland)30 NovemberAnne26 Julyaccording to Christian tradition, the mother of the Virgin Mary: her day is July 26 Anselm21 AprilAnthony or Antony17 JanuaryEgyptian hermit, commonly regarded as the founder of Christian monasticismAntony of Padua13 JuneFranciscan friar, who preached in France and ItalyAthanasius2 MayAugustine of Hippo28 AugustBarnabas11 Juneoriginal name Joseph. a Cypriot Levite who supported Saint Paul in his apostolic work (Acts 4:36, 37). Feast day: June 11 Bartholomew24 Augustone of the twelve apostles (Matthew 10:3). Feast day: Aug 24 or June 11 Basil2 JanuaryBede25 MayBenedict11 JulyBernadette of Lourdes16 AprilBernard of Clairvaux20 AugustBernard of Menthon28 MayBonaventura or Bonaventure15 JulyBoniface5 JuneBrendan16 MayBridget, Bride or Brigid (Ireland)1 FebruaryBridget or Birgitta (Sweden)23 JulyCatherine of Alexandria25 NovemberCatherine of Siena (the Dominican Order)29 AprilCecilia (music)22 NovemberCharles Borromeo4 NovemberChristopher (travellers)25 JulyClare of Assisi11 AugustClement I23 NovemberClement of Alexandria5 DecemberColumba or Colmcille9 JuneCrispin (shoemakers)25 OctoberCrispinian (shoemakers)25 OctoberCuthbert20 MarchCyprian16 SeptemberCyril14 FebruaryCyril of Alexandria27 JuneDavid (Wales)1 MarchDenis or Denys (France)9 OctoberDominic7 AugustDorothy6 FebruaryDunstan19 MayEdmund20 NovemberEdward the Confessor13 OctoberEdward the Martyr18 MarchElizabeth5 NovemberElizabeth of Hungary17 NovemberElmo2 JuneEthelbert or Æthelbert25 FebruaryFrancis of Assisi4 OctoberFrancis of Sales24 JanuaryFrancis Xavier3 DecemberGeneviève (Paris)3 JanuaryGeorge (England)23 AprilGertrude16 NovemberGilbert of Sempringham4 FebruaryGiles (cripples, beggars, and lepers)1 SeptemberGregory I (the Great)3 SeptemberGregory VII or Hildebrand25 MayGregory of Nazianzus2 JanuaryGregory of Nyssa9 MarchGregory of Tours17 NovemberHilary of Poitiers13 JanuaryHildegard of Bingen17 SeptemberHelen or Helena18 AugustHelier16 JulyIgnatius17 OctoberIgnatius of Loyola31 JulyIsidore of Seville4 AprilJames23 Octobera brother or close relative of Jesus (Mark 6:3; Galatians 1:19)James the Less3 MayJane Frances de Chantal12 DecemberJerome30 SeptemberJoachim26 JulyJoan of Arc30 MayJohn27 DecemberJohn Bosco31 JanuaryJohn Chrysostom13 SeptemberJohn Ogilvie10 MarchJohn of Damascus4 DecemberJohn of the Cross14 DecemberJohn the Baptist24 JuneJoseph19 MarchJoseph of Arimathaea17 MarchJoseph of Copertino18 SeptemberJude28 OctoberJustin1 JuneKentigern or Mungo14 JanuaryKevin3 JuneLawrence10 AugustLawrence O'Toole14 NovemberLeger2 OctoberLeo I (the Great)10 NovemberLeo II3 JulyLeo III12 JuneLeo IV17 JulyLeonard6 NovemberLucy13 DecemberLuke18 OctoberMalachy3 NovemberMargaret20 JulyMargaret of Scotland10 June, 16 November (in Scotland)Maria Goretti6 JulyMark25 AprilMartha29 Julysister of Lazarus and Mary, chided by Jesus for being overly concerned with housework while he talked with Mary: Luke 10:40 Martin de Porres3 NovemberMartin of Tours (France)11 NovemberMary15 Augustthe sister of Martha and Lazarus (Luke 10:38–42; John 11:1–2) Mary Magdalene22 JulyMatthew or Levi21 Septemberanother name for Matthew the apostle Matthias14 MayMethodius14 FebruaryMichael29 SeptemberNeot31 JulyNicholas (Russia, children, sailors, merchants, and pawnbrokers)6 DecemberNicholas I (the Great)13 NovemberNinian16 SeptemberOlaf or Olav (Norway)29 JulyOliver Plunket or Plunkett1 JulyOswald28 FebruaryPachomius14 MayPatrick (Ireland)17 MarchPaul29 JunePaulinus10 OctoberPaulinus of Nola22 JunePeter or Simon Peter29 Junethe full name of the apostle Peter, a combination of his original name and the name given him by Christ (Matthew 16:17–18) Philip3 Mayone of the twelve apostles of Jesus Philip Neri26 MayPiran5 Marchdied c.480 ad, monk probably from Ireland who settled in Cornwall, giving his name to Perranporth. His flag, a white cross on a black background, is Cornwall's standard. Pius V30 AprilPius X21 AugustPolycarp26 January or 23 FebruaryRose of Lima23 AugustSebastian20 JanuarySilas13 JulySimon Zelotes28 OctoberStanislaw or Stanislaus (Poland)11 AprilStanislaus Kostka13 NovemberStephen26 or 27 DecemberStephen of Hungary16 or 20 AugustSwithin or Swithun15 JulyTeresa or Theresa of Avila15 OctoberThérèse de Lisieux1 OctoberThomas3 July(called Didymus, the Twin) one of the twelve Apostles, who doubted at first the resurrection of Jesus: John 20:24-29: his day is Dec. 21 Thomas à Becket29 DecemberThomas Aquinas28 JanuaryThomas More22 JuneTimothy26 Januarya disciple of Paul, who became leader of the Christian community at EphesusTitus26 Januarya Greek disciple and helper of Saint PaulUrsula21 OctoberValentine14 FebruaryVeronica12 JulyVincent de Paul27 SeptemberVitus15 JuneVladimir15 JulyWenceslaus or Wenceslas28 SeptemberWilfrid12 October ▷ See saint
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