Feast of St. Theobald of Provins, hermit and monk. Patron of farmers, winegrowers, shoemakers, belt makers, charcoal-burners, and bachelors.
Monthly Archives: June 2017
Feast of St. Paul
Feast of St. Paul, known thru the Acts of the Apostles. Patron of missionaries, evangelists, writers, journalists, authors, public workers.
Feast of St. Theodichildis
Feast of St. Theodichildis, the first abbess of the Benedictine house of Jouarre, Meaux, France.
Feast of St. Laszlo
Feast of St. Laszlo, chivalrous King of Hungary & Croatia, son of King Bela of Hungary, Father of Empress Irene of Byzantium. Patron of architecture.
Feast of St. Pelagius of Cordova
Feast of St. Pelagius of Cordova, Martyred by the Moors of Cordoba. Patron of abandoned people, torture victims, and Castro Urdiales, Spain.
Feast of St. Eurosia
Feast of St. Eurosia, virgin martyred by Saracens in 714. Patron saint of Jaca, Huesca, Spain.
Feast of St. Joseph Cafasso
Feast of St. Joseph Cafasso, priest, Social Saint of Turin. Patron Italian prisons, prison chaplains, prisoners & those condemned to death.
Feast of St. Thomas More
Feast of St. Thomas More, English lawyer, author, statesman, councilor to King Henry VIII, and Lord High Chancellor of England. Patron of lawyers.
Feast of St. AIban of Mainz
Feast of St. AIban of Mainz, Martyr, preacher, companion of St. Ursus, slain by the Vandals. Patron of hernia, epilepsy, and kidney stones.
Feast of St. Florentina
Feast of St. Florentina, Spanish abbess, sister of Sts. Leander, Isidore, & Fulgentius. Founded convent of S. Maria de Valle near Ecija.