23 September – Saint Thecla

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.

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.

“St. Thecla” by Aubrey de Vere.

Medieval Hagiography

BHL, Supplement 

The Life of the Holy Martyr Thecla of Iconium (alternately)

Egeria’s Travels 

Art & Architecture

Vatican Colonnade 

Catacomb of Saint Thecla in Rome 

Aya Tekla Church in Seleucia 

5C Roundel of Saint Thecla between Beasts 

Menologion of Basil II (about)

18C Saint Thecla Praying for the Plague-Stricken 


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

Post-Biblical Saints Art Index

Sacred and Legendary Art volume II by Mrs. Jameson.

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

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.

%d bloggers like this: