Saint of the Day – St. Benedict of Nursia

Saint of the Day – St. Benedict of Nursia Feast Day: July 11 Patronage: Against poison, Against witchcraft, Agricultural workers, Cavers, Civil engineers, Coppersmiths, Dying people, Erysipelas, Europe, Farmers, Fever, Gall stones, Heerdt (Germany), Heraldry and Officers of arms, the Institute of Christ the King Sovereign Priest, Inflammatory diseases, Italian architects, Kidney disease, Monks, Nettle […]

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Saint of the Day – St. Anthony of Padua

Feast Day: June 13 Birth: 15 August 1195 Lisbon, Portugal Death: 13 June 1231 (aged 35) Padua, Italy Beatified By: 30 May 1232 Canonized By: 30 May 1232, Spoleto, Italy by Pope Gregory IX Attributes: Book; bread; Infant Jesus; lily; fish; flaming heart Patronage: Lisbon, Lost items, lost people, lost souls, American Indians; amputees; animals; […]