27 March – Saint John Damascene

Modern Hagiography

Roman Martyrology

Lives of the Saints by Alban Butler.

Lives of the Saints by Sabine Baring-Gould.

Character Calendar

La vie des saints 

The Fairest Flower of Paradise: Considerations on the Litany of the Blessed Virgin, Enriched with Examples Drawn from the Lives of the Saints by Alexis Lepicier.

Legends of the Blessed Virgin by Jacques-Albin-Simon Collin de Plancy.

Stories from the Christian East by Stephen Gaselee and John Mavrogordato.

Medieval Hagiography

BHL, Supplement

Writings by Saint John Damascene

Documenta Catholica Omnia

Exposition of the Orthodox Faith

On Holy Images followed by Three Sermons on the Assumption

Art & Architecture

Post-Biblical Saints Art Index

Lives and Legends of the English Bishops and Kings, Mediaeval Monks, and Other Later Saints by Mrs. Arthur Bell.

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.


John of Damascus (“A Russian Requiem”) by Sergei Taneyev.

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