27 January – Saint John Chrysostom

Modern Hagiography

Roman Martyrology

Sanctorale Catholicum

Lives of the Saints by Alban Butler (also on his writings).

Lives of the Saints by Sabine Baring-Gould.

The Liturgical Year by Dom Guéranger.

Victories of the Martyrs by Saint Alphonsus Liguori. 

Character Calendar

Pictorial Lives of the Saints

La vie des saints 

Saints and Heroes to the End of the Middle Ages by George Hodges. 

Our Birthday Bouquet Culled from the Shrines of the Saints and the Gardens of the Poets by Eleanor C. Donnelly.

Pictorial Half Hours with the Saints by Auguste François Lecanu.

Miniature Lives of the Saints for Every Day in the Year

The Lives of the Fathers of the Eastern Deserts by Richard Challoner.

The Lives of Saints, with Other Feasts of the Year, According to the Roman Calendar by Peter Ribadeneira.

Medieval Hagiography

BHL, Supplement

The Golden Legend (and illustrations)

Breviarium RomanumLatin & English

Writings of Saint John Chrysostom

Documenta Catholica Omnia

Two Homilies on Eutropius, eunuch, patrician, and counsul – Homily 1 & Homily 2.

The Christian Classics Ethereal Library has six volumes of writings by Chrysostom.

Volume IX.   On the Priesthood, Ascetic Treatises, Select Homilies and Letters, Homilies on the Statutes

Volume X.   Homilies on the Gospel of St. Matthew

Volume XI.   Homilies on the Acts of the Apostles and the Epistle to the Romans

Volume XII.   Homilies on First and Second Corinthians

Volume XIII.   Homilies on the Epistles to the Galatians, Ephesians, Philippians, Colossians, Thessalonians, Timothy, Titus, and Philemon

Volume XIV.   Homilies on the Gospel of St. John and the Epistle to the Hebrews

And Four Discourses on the Rich Man and Lazarus – Discourse 1, Discourse 2, Discourse 3, and Discourse 4.

From a sermon on Matthew; Also from a sermon on Matthew; An excerpt; Excerpt from On the Second Chapter of Matthew

Art & Architecture

Vatican Colonnade

In Hagia Sophia in Istanbul

Author Portrait in 11C Manuscript of Homilies

15C print of Penance of St. John Chrysostom

Warburg Institute Iconographic Database

Medieval Religion Listserv – 2015 Dillon.

Post-Biblical Saints Art Index

Sacred and Legendary Art volume I by Mrs. Jameson.

A Handbook of Christian Symbols and Stories of the Saints as Illustrated in Art by Clara Erskine Clement.

Lives and Legends of the Great Hermits and Fathers of the Church, with Other Contemporary Saints by Mrs. Arthur Bell.

The Saints in Art with Their Attributes and Symbols, Alphabetically Arranged by Margaret E. Tabor.

Saints and their Symbols: A Companion in the Churches and Picture Galleries of Europe by E. A. Greene.

The Saints in Art by Joseph Maria von Radowitz.

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


Manna for the Soul: Meditations for Every Day of the Year by Paulo Segneri.

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