Tuesday, April 29, 2008

Saint George

Saint George

Also known as
Victory Bringer
Memorial
23 April (Roman Catholic)
3 November (Russian Orthodox)
fourth Sunday in June (Malta)
third Sunday in July (Gozo)

patron saint of Amersfoort, Netherlands patron saint of Appignano del Tronto, Italy patron saint of Aragon patron saint of agricultural workers patron saint of archers patron saint of Arcole, Italy patron saint of armourers patron saint of Beirut, Lebanon patron saint of Boy Scouts patron saint of butchers patron saint of Canada patron saint of Cappadocia patron saint of Carpeneto, Italy patron saint of Catalonia patron saint of cavalry patron saint of Cerreto Grue, Alessandria, Italy patron saint of chivalry patron saint of Constantinople patron saint of Crusaders patron saint of England (by Pope Benedict XIV) patron saint of equestrians patron saint of Ethiopia patron saint of farmers patron saint of Ferrara, Italy patron saint of field hands patron saint of field workers patron saint of Freiburg, Baden-W├╝rttemberg, Germany patron saint of Genoa, Italy patron saint of Georgia patron saint of Germany patron saint of Gozo, Malta patron saint of Greece patron saint of Haldern, Germany patron saint of Heide, Germany patron saint of herpes patron saint of Hone, Italy patron saint of horsemen patron saint of horses patron saint of husbandmen patron saint of Istanbul patron saint of knights patron saint of lepers patron saint of leprosy patron saint of Limburg, Germany, diocese of patron saint of Lithuania patron saint of Malta patron saint of Modica, Sicily, Italy patron saint of Moscow, Russia patron saint of Nerola, Italy patron saint of Order of the Garter patron saint of Palestine patron saint of Palestinian Christians patron saint of plague patron saint of Portugal patron saint of Ptuj, Slovenia patron saint of Qormi, Malta patron saint of Riano, Italy patron saint of riders saddle makers saddlers Senj, Croatia patron saint of sheep patron saint of shepherds patron saint of skin diseases patron saint of skin rashes patron saint of soldiers patron saint of syphilis patron saint of Teutonic Knights patron saint of Venice, Italy patron saint of Victoria, Gozo, Malta

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