Happy Feast Day Saint Gertrude the Great 1256-1302 Feast day: November 16 Patronage: West Indies, travelers St. Gertrude was a Benedictine nun and mystic writer. The characteristic of St. Gertrude’s piety was her devotion to the Sacred Heart of Jesus. She showed sympathy towards the souls in purgatory and urged prayers for them. She is

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Happy Feast Day St. Albert the Great Bishop and Doctor of the Church 1206-1280 Feast day: November 15 Patronage: Scientists and Philosophers Saint Albert heralded from a wealthy and powerful German family. In 1223, he was ordained a Dominican Friar. He was a man of great intellect, teaching and writing about science, philosophy, and theology,

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Happy Feast Day Saint Leo the Great Doctor of the Church 400-461 Feast day: November 10 (New), April 11 (Trad) Patronage: Protector of Rome Saint Leo was born in Italy. He was the pope from 440-461. As pope, he clarified the teaching of the incarnation: that Jesus has two natures, fully divine, fully human. He’s

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Saint Alfred the Great, King of Wessex
848-899
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Happy Feast Day Saint Alfred the Great, King of Wessex 848-899 Feast Day: October 26 Patronage: Learning, the arts, and literature Saint Alfred the Great was a scholar and warrior monarch. He translated classical works to English, established a court school that brought in foreign scholars, and made laws with no distinctions between English and

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Saint Gregory the Great 
Doctor of the Church
540-604
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Happy Feast Day Saint Gregory the Great Doctor of the Church 540-604 Feast Day: September 3 (New), March 12 (Trad) Patronage: teachers, students, musicians, singers and England St. Gregory the Great was Pope from 590 to 604 and is known for his contributions to the Liturgy of the Mass. He built 6 monasteries in Sicily

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 251-356
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Happy Feast Day Saint Anthony the Abbot (St. Anthony the Great) 251-356 Feast Day: January 17 Patronage: bakers, farmers, farm animals, cemetery workers, basket weavers, monks, butchers, protection against skin rashes and diseases, epilepsy, amputees Saint Anthony the Abbot was the founder of Christian monasticism and it’s first Abbot. Considered a Desert Father, he led

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 Doctor of the Church
 330-379
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Happy Feast Day St Basil the Great Doctor of the Church 330-379 Feast Day: January 2 Patronage: hospital administrators, monks, reformers, Cappadocia, Russia Saint Basil was born in Caesarea, one of 10 children of a saintly family. He was a brilliant student, orator, and lawyer before becoming a monk and writing the rule for Eastern

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 Saint Gertrude the Great
 1256-1302
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Happy Feast Day Saint Gertrude the Great 1256-1302 Feast day: November 16 Patronage: West Indies, travelers St. Gertrude was a Benedictine nun and mystic writer. The characteristic of St. Gertrude’s piety was her devotion to the Sacred Heart of Jesus. She showed sympathy towards the souls in purgatory and urged prayers for them. She is

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 Bishop and Doctor of the Church
 1206-1...

Happy Feast Day St. Albert the Great Bishop and Doctor of the Church 1206-1280 Feast day: November 15 Patronage: Scientists and Philosophers Saint Albert heralded from a wealthy and powerful German family. In 1223, he was ordained a Dominican Friar. He was a man of great intellect, teaching and writing about science, philosophy, and theology,

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 Saint Leo the Great
 Doctor of the Church
 400-461
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Happy Feast Day Saint Leo the Great Doctor of the Church 400-461 Feast day: November 10 (New), April 11 (Trad) Patronage: Protector of Rome Saint Leo was born in Italy. He was the pope from 440-461. As pope, he clarified the teaching of the incarnation: that Jesus has two natures, fully divine, fully human. He’s

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Happy Feast Day Saint Alfred the Great, King of Wessex 848-899 Feast Day: October 26 Patronage: Learning, the arts, and literature Saint Alfred the Great was a scholar and warrior monarch. He translated classical works to English, established a court school that brought in foreign scholars, and made… More Source All content is property of

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Happy Feast Day Saint Gregory the Great Doctor of the Church 540-604 Feast Day: September 3 (New), March 12 (Trad) Patronage: teachers, students, musicians, singers and England St. Gregory the Great was Pope from 590 to 604 and is known for his contributions to the Liturgy of the Mass. He built 6… More Source All

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