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Saint Roch
1295-1327
Feast day: August 16
Patronage: dogs, inval...

Happy Feast Day Saint Roch 1295-1327 Feast day: August 16 Patronage: dogs, invalids, skin rashes, invoked against the plague and pestilence Saint Roch was a French noble, orphaned at 20. Legend claims that he had a red cross birthmark on his chest. He gave all his possessions away and made a pilgrimage to Rome, where

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Happy Feast Day
Saint Adelaide
932-999
Feast Day: December 16
Patronage: abuse v...

Happy Feast Day Saint Adelaide 932-999 Feast Day: December 16 Patronage: abuse victims; brides; empresses; exiles; in-law problems; parenthood; parents of large families; princesses; prisoners; second marriages; step-parents; widows Saint Adelaide, born a princess, was given in an arranged marriage at the age of 16 to Lothair of Italy. He died 3 years later and

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