22 November – Saint Cecilia

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.

Patron Saints by Eliza Allen Starr.

Martyrs and Saints of the First Twelve Centuries: Studies from the Lives of the Black Letter Saints of the English Calendar by Elizabeth Rundle Charles.

Little Lives of the Great Saints by John O’Kane Murray.

Stories of the Saints for Children [First Series] by Mary Seymour.

Stories of the Saints for Children: The Black Letter Saints by Mrs. Molesworth.

Maidens of Hallowed Names by Charles Piccirillo.

In God’s Garden: Stories of the Saints for Little Children by Amy Steedman.

The Martyrdom Of St. Cecilia: A Drama In Three Acts

“A Song for St. Cecilia’s Day, 1687” by John Dryden.

“Saint Cecilia’s Song” by Aubrey de Vere.

“Saint Cecilia” by Kenelm Digby Best.

Medieval Hagiography

BHL, Supplement

The Golden Legend (and illustrations)

Chaucher, Second Nun’s Tale from the Canterbury Tales

The Life Of St. Cecilia: From Ms. Ashmole 43 And MS. Cotton Tiberius E. VII


Medieval Music Database

Charpentier, Oratorio «Caecilia virgo et martyr» H.397

Alessandro Scarlatti, Il Martirio di Santa Cecilia

Purcell, Hail! Bright Cecilia

“Let the Deep Organ Swell the Lay”

Songs for Catholic Schools

Art & Architecture

Vatican Colonnade

Santa Cecilia in Trastevere in Rome

Chapel of Santa Cecilia in San Luigi dei Francesi

14C Saint Cecilia

15C Funeral of Saint Cecilia

Ecstasy of Saint Cecilia by Raphael

17C Saint Cecilia and an Angel by Orazio Gentilleschi

17C Sculpture of Saint Cecilia

17C Saint Cecilia

What does the music of heaven sound like?— St Cecilia in New Spain

18C Libro del Compendio della Vita di tutti Santi

Saint Cecilia by Gustave Moreau.

Saint Cecilia by Gustav Klimt.

Warburg Institute Iconographic Database

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

Medieval Religion Listserv – 2016 Dillon.

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.

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.

Customs & Devotions

Heortology: A History Of The Christian Festivals From Their Origin To The Present Day by Heinrich Kellner.

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