21 September – Saint Matthew

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 Third Series by Mary Seymour.

Goffine’s Devout Instructions on the Epistles and Gospels for the Sundays and Holydays 

“Saint Matthew” by Matthew Russell

Medieval Hagiography

BHL, Supplement 

Acts and Martyrdom of Saint Matthew 

The Golden Legend (and illustrations)

Art & Architecture

Godescalc Lectionary 

Soissons Gospels 

Ebbo Gospels 

Saint Matthew and Scenes from His Life by Orcagna

Ceiling Frescoes in The Chiese di San Matteo in GenoaThe Calling of Saint Matthew and Miracle of the Ethiopian Dragons (scroll down)

The Contarelli Chapel in the Church of San Luigi dei FrancesiThe Calling of Saint Matthew and The Inspiration of Saint Matthew, both by Caravaggio

Saint Matthew by El Greco

16C Saint Matthew and the Angel 

17C Saint Matthew and the Angel 

Warburg Institute Iconographic Database 

A Guide to Christian Iconography: Images, Symbols, and Texts 

Kornbluth Photography Historical Archive 

Medieval Religion Listserv – 2016 Dillon.

Sacred and Legendary Art volume I by Mrs. Jameson.

Lives and Legends of the Evangelists, Apostles, and Other Early Saints by Mrs. Arthur Bell.

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

A Garner of Saints: Being a Collection of the Legends and Emblems Usually Represented in Art by Allen Hinds.

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.

Sacred Symbols in Art by Elizabeth Edwards Goldsmith.


Medieval Music Database – Vigil and Feast Day 


The Church Seasons Historically and Poetically Illustrated by Alexander H. Grant.

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

Meditations for All the Days of the Year by M. Hamon.

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