Friday, May 2, 2008

Saint Anne

Saint Anne

Memorial
26 July
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Mother of Our Lady. Grandmother of Jesus Christ. Wife of Saint Joachim. Probably well off. Tradition says that Anne was quite elderly when Mary was born, and that she was their only child.

Patron Saint of Adjuntas, Puerto Rico Patron Saint of against poverty Patron Saint of Boschi Sant'Anna, Italy Patron Saint of Brittany, France Patron Saint of broommakers Patron Saint of cabinetmakers Patron Saint of Canada Patron Saint of carpenters Patron Saint of Castelletto d'Erro, Italy Patron Saint of childless people Patron Saint of Corinaldo, Italy Patron Saint of Detroit, Michigan, archdiocese of Patron Saint of equestrians Patron Saint of France Patron Saint of grandmothers Patron Saint of grandparents Patron Saint of homemakers Patron Saint of horse men Patron Saint of horse women Patron Saint of housewives Patron Saint of lace makers Patron Saint of lace workers Patron Saint of lost articles Patron Saint of Marsaskala, Malta Patron Saint of Micmaqs Patron Saint of miners Patron Saint of Molo, Philippines Patron Saint of mothers Patron Saint of Norwich, Connecticut, diocese of Patron Saint of Nueva Valencia, Philippines Patron Saint of old-clothes dealers Patron Saint of poverty Patron Saint of pregnancy Patron Saint of pregnant women Patron Saint of Quebec, Canada Patron Saint of Santa Ana Indian Pueblo Patron Saint of riders Patron Saint of San Joaquin, Philippines Patron Saint of seamstresses Patron Saint of stablemen Patron Saint of sterility Patron Saint of Taos, New Mexico Patron Saint of turners Patron Saint of women in labour

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