2 September – Saint Stephen of Hungary

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.

The Liturgical Year by Dom Guéranger.

Character Calendar 

Pictorial Lives of the Saints 

La vie des saints 

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 by Henry Sebastian Bowden.

Stories of the Saints Fifth Series by Mary Seymour.

Memorials of the Blessed: A Series of Short Lives of the Saints by Charles B. Fairbanks.

Il libro d’oro 

Medieval Hagiography


Writings of Saint Stephen

Documenta Catholica Omnia 

Admonitions from Saint Stephen to His Sonexcerpt, excerpts 

Art & Architecture

Crown of Saint Stephen 

Portrait on Coronation Pall 

Saint Stephen’s Basilica and the Hand of Saint Stephen 

Chronicon PictumSaint Stephen’s Birth, Portrait, Stephen Intercept Gyula, Stephen Executes Koppany, Stephen Defeats Kean, Funeral of Son, Manuscript in its entirety 

16C Saint Stephen 

Baptism of Saint Stephen 

Post-Biblical Saints Art Index

Legends of the Monastic Orders as Represented in the Fine Arts 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 English Bishops and Kings, Mediaeval Monks, and Other Later Saints by Mrs. Arthur Bell.

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.


Beethoven, King Stephen (background)

Ferenc Erkel, István király (King Stephen)

Zoltán Kodály, Ének Szent István királyhoz (Hymn to King Stephen)

István, a király (Stephen, the King) (a Rock Opera)

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