Happy Feast Day
 Saint Stephen the Martyr
 Died:  34 
 Feast day: December 26
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Happy Feast Day Saint Stephen the Martyr Died: 34 Feast day: December 26 Patronage: Altar Servers, casket makers, deacons, headaches, horses, masons, Italy Stephen, traditionally regarded as the Protomartyr, was according to the Acts of the Apostles a deacon in the early church at Jerusalem who aroused the enmity of members of various synagogues by

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Happy Feast Day
 St. Penelope
 Virgin Martyr
 305 AD
 Feast Day: September 1
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Happy Feast Day St. Penelope Virgin Martyr 305 AD Feast Day: September 1 Saint Penelope was one of the Forty Holy Virgin Martyrs. Little is known about them other than they were followers of St. Ammoun the Deacon and were martyred because they wouldn’t sacrifice to idols by the order of the Roman Emperor Licinius.

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Happy Feast Day
 Saint Sophia the Martyr and Daughters, Sts. Faith, Hope, and Ch...

Happy Feast Day Saint Sophia the Martyr and Daughters, Sts. Faith, Hope, and Charity 2nd century Feast Day: August 1 Saint Sophia (Sofia), a widow and her daughters, Saints Faith, Hope, and Charity, named after the three theological virtues were born in Italy during Hadrian’s rule. The virgin daughters were inhumanly tortured and beheaded because

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