Saint Patrick

“Patrick of Ireland” redirects here. For the 14th-century writer, see Master Patrick of Ireland. For other uses, see Saint Patrick (disambiguation). Saint Patrick Born Great Britain Honored in Catholic Church Eastern Catholic Churches Eastern Orthodox Church Anglicanism Lutheranism Major shrine Armagh, Northern Ireland Glastonbury Abbey, England Feast 17 March (Saint Patrick’s Day) Patronage Ireland, Nigeria, Montserrat, Archdiocese of New York, Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Newark, Boston, Rolla, Missouri (USA), Loíza, Puerto Rico, Murcia (Spain), engineers, paralegals, Archdiocese of Melbourne; invoked […]

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Saint David

Saint David Stained glass, Our Lady and Saint Non’s chapel, St Davids, Wales, 1934 Bishop Born Date unknown, c.500 Caerfai, Pembrokeshire, Wales Died March 1, 589 St David’s, Pembrokeshire, Wales Honored in Catholic Church, Anglican Communion, Orthodox Church Major shrine St David’s Cathedral, Pembrokeshire, Wales shrine largely extant, controversial bones in casket Feast March 1 Attributes Bishop with a dove, usually on his shoulder, sometimes standing on a raised hillock Patronage Wales; Pembrokeshire; vegetarians; poets Controversy The earliest of the […]

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Saint Valentine

Saint Valentine Saint Valentine receives a rosary from the Virgin, by David Teniers III Bishop and Martyr Born unknown Died traditionally ca. 269[1] but see text Honored in Roman Catholic Church Eastern Orthodox Church Western-Rite Orthodox Church Anglican Communion Lutheranism, and individual Baptist churches Feast February 14 (Anglican Church & Lutheran Church) July 30 (Eastern Orthodox Church) Attributes birds; roses; bishop with a crippled or a child with epilepsy at his feet; bishop with a rooster nearby; bishop refusing to […]

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