11 July – Saint Jacob of Nisibis

Modern Hagiography

Sanctorale Catholicum

Lives of the Saints by Alban Butler.

Lives of the Saints by Francis Weninger.

Lives of the Saints by Sabine Baring-Gould.

Pictorial Lives of the Saints 

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

Contemporary Hagiography


Theodoret, Ecclesiastical History 

Art & Architecture

The Church of Saint Jacob in Nisibis (today Nusaybin in Turkey; see also).

Fourteenth-century reliquary in Hildesheim

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

The Saints in Art by Joseph Maria von Radowitz.

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