Tuesday, June 3, 2008

Saint Giles

Saint Giles

Also known as
Aegidus
Egidio
Memorial
1 September

patron saint against breast cancer
patron saint against epilepsy
patron saint against fear of night
patron saint against insanity
patron saint against leprosy
patron saint against mental illness
patron saint against noctiphobia
patron saint against sterility
patron saint of beggars
patron saint of blacksmiths
patron saint of breast feeding
patron saint of cancer patients
patron saint of cripples
patron saint of disabled people
patron saint of Edinburgh, Scotland
patron saint of epileptics
patron saint of forests
patron saint of handicapped people
patron saint of hermits
patron saint of horses
patron saint of lepers
patron saint of mentally ill people
patron saint of noctiphobics
patron saint of physically challenged people
patron saint of paupers
patron saint of poor people
patron saint of rams
patron saint of spur makers
patron saint of Tolfa, Italy
patron saint of woods

Patron Saint of Difficult Marriages

Patron Saint of difficult marriages

Castora Gabrielli
Catherine of Genoa
Dorothy of Montau
Edward the Confessor
Elizabeth of Portugal
Fabiola
Gengulphus
Godelieve
Gummarus
Hedwig
Helena
Louis IX
Margaret the Barefooted
Marguerite d'Youville
Monica
Nicholas of Flue
Olaf II
Pharaildis
Philip Howard
Radegunde
Rita of Cascia
Theodore of Sykeon
Thomas More
Wilgefortis
Zedislava Berka

Saint Valentine of Rome

Saint Valentine of Rome

Memorial
14 February

patron saint of affianced couples
patron saint against epilepsy
patron saint against fainting
patron saint against plague
patron saint of bee keepers
patron saint of betrothed couples
patron saint of Bussolengo, Italy
patron saint of engaged couples
patron saint of greeting card manufacturers
patron saint of greetings
patron saint of happy marriages
patron saint of love
patron saint of lovers
patron saint of travellers
patron saint of young people

Saint Joseph

Saint Joseph

Also known as
Joseph the Betrothed
Joseph the Worker
Memorial
19 March
1 May (Joseph the Worker)

patron saint against doubt, patron saint against hesitation, patron saint of the Americas, patron saint of Anchorage, Alaska, archdiocese of, patron saint of Austria, patron saint of Balanga, Philippines, diocese of, patron saint of Bangued, Philippines, diocese of, patron saint of Baton Rouge, Louisiana, diocese of,
, patron saint of Belgium, patron saint of Biloxi, Mississippi, diocese of, patron saint of Birkirkara, Malta,patron saint of Bohemia, patron saint of Buffalo, New York, diocese of, patron saint of bursars, patron saint of Butuan, Philippines, diocese of, patron saint of cabinetmakers, patron saint of Canada, patron saint of Candian Armed Forces (in 1941), patron saint of Carinthia, patron saint of carpenters, patron saint of Castelplanio, Ancona, Italy, patron saint of Catholic patron saint of Church (1847 by Blessed Pope Pius IX), patron saint of Cheyenne, Wyoming, diocese of, patron saint of China, patron saint of Cologne, Germany, archdiocese of, patron saint of confectioners, patron saint of craftsmen, patron saint of Croatian people (in 1687 by decree of the Croatian parliment), patron saint of Daet, Philippines, diocese of, patron saint of Deschambault, Quebec, Canada, patron saint of dying people, patron saint of emigrants, patron saint of engineers, patron saint of expectant mothers, patron saint of families, patron saint of fathers, patron saint of Florence, Italy, patron saint of Fonte Nuova, Italy, patron saint of happy death, patron saint of Hartford, Connecticut, archdiocese of, patron saint of holy death, patron saint of house hunters, patron saint of immigrants, patron saint of interior souls, patron saint of Itanagar, India, diocese of, patron saint of Kalkara, Malta, patron saint of Korea, patron saint of La Crosse, Wisconsin, diocese of, patron saint of La Spezia, Italy, patron saint of laborers, patron saint of Ladispoli, Italy, patron saint of Laguna Indian Pueblo, patron saint of Louisville, Kentucky, archdiocese of, patron saint of Manchester, New Hampshire, diocese of, patron saint of Mangalore, India, diocese of, patron saint of married people, patron saint of Menevia, Wales, diocese of, patron saint of Mexico, patron saint of Msida, Malta, patron saint of Nashville, Tennessee, diocese of, patron saint of New France, patron saint of New World, patron saint of Oblates of Saint Joseph, patron saint of Orvieto, Italy, patron saint of Osnabrück, Germany, diocese of, patron saint of people in doubt, patron saint of people who fight Communism, patron saint of Peru, patron saint of pioneers, patron saint of pregnant women, patron saint of protection of the Church, patron saint of Qala, Gozo, Malta, patron saint of Querceta, Italy, patron saint of Radazzo, Sicily, Italy, patron saint of Rarotonga, Cook Islands, diocese of, patron saint of Romblon, Philippines, diocese of, patron saint of San Jose, California, diocese of, patron saint of San Jose, Mindoro, Philippines, apostolic vicariate of, patron saint of San Jose, Nueva Ecija, Philippines, diocese of, patron saint of Santa Marinella, Italy,
Sicily, Italy, patron saint of Sioux Falls, South Dakota, diocese of, patron saint of social justice, patron saint of Spadafora, Sicily, Italy, patron saint of Styria, Austria, patron saint of Tagbilaran, Philippines, diocese of, patron saint of travellers, patron saint of Turin, Italy, patron saint of Tyrol, Austria, patron saint of unborn children, patron saint of Universal Church (1847 by Blessed Pope Pius IX), patron saint of Vatican II, patron saint of Viet Nam, patron saint of Virac, Philippines, diocese of, patron saint of Wheeling-Charleston, West Virginia, diocese of, patron saint of wheelwrights, patron saint of workers, patron saint of working people ,