23 December – Saint Servulus

Modern Hagiography

Roman Martyrology

Sanctorale Catholicum

Lives of the Saints by Alban Butler.

Lives of the Saints by Francis Weninger.

Lives of the Saints by Sabine Baring-Gould.

Character Calendar 

Pictorial Lives of the Saints 

La vie des saints 

Anecdotes and Incidents: Ecclesiastical and Religious.

Contemporary Hagiography


Pope Gregory the Great spoke about Saint Servulus in his homily on the Parable of the Sower (Luke 8.4-15).  He also wrote about him in his Dialogues.

Art & Architecture

Death of San Servolo by Tommaso Chiari (info here and here)

Guide to Christian Iconography: Images, Symbols, and Texts

Emblems of Saints by Which They Are Distinguished in Works of Art by F. C. Husenbeth.

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