30 September – Saint Jerome

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.

An Alphabet of Saints by Robert Hugh Benson, Reginald Balfour, and Charles Ritchie.

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

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

Stories of the Saints Fourth Series Saints of the Early Church by Mary Seymour.

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

Patron Saints by Eliza Allen Starr.

Stories of the Saints by Caroline Chenoweth.

Book of Saints and Heroes by Mrs. Lang.

Saints and Heroes to the End of the Middle Ages by George Hodges.

The Lives of the Fathers of the Eastern Deserts by Richard Challoner.

Il libro d’oro

Medieval Hagiography

BHL, Supplement

The Golden Legend (and illustrations)

Writings of Saint Jerome

Documenta Catholica Omnia

De Viris Illustribus

Against Vigilantius

Against Helvidius – On the Perpetual Virginity of Mary

To Pammachius Against John of Jerusalem

The Dialogue Against the Luciferians

Against Jovinianus

Against the Pelagians

The Life of Malchus, the Captive Monk

The Life of St. Hilarion

The Life of Paulus the First Hermit

Biblical Prefaces, Preface to the Gospels, Other Prefaces

Jerome’s Apology for Himself Against the Books of Rufinus

The Pilgrimage of the Holy Paula

Nicene and Post-Nicene Fathers

Excerpt from letter to Saints Marcella and Paula

Excerpt from sermon on the Assumption

Excerpt from Epistle 1

Art & Architecture

Vatican Colonnade

Online Exhibit: Saint Jerome in Penance

Saint Jerome Reading in a Landscape by Giovanni Bellini

Saint Jerome Reading by Giovanni Bellini

Saint Jerome in His Study by Jan van Eyck

Saint Jerome in the Dessert by Andrea Mantegna

Saint Jerome by Pietro Perugino

15C Saint Jerome in the Wilderness

15C Saint Jerome

Saint Jerome by Donatello

Saint Jerome Extracting a Thorn from a Lion’s Paw

16C Saint Jerome in his Study

The Penitence of Saint Jerome by Joachim Patinir

Saint Jerome Penitent by Lorenzo Lotto

Saint Jerome as Scholar by El Greco

Saint Jerome Reading by Murillo

Saint Jerome by Georges de la Tour

BeWeB

Warburg Institute Iconographic Database

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

Kornbluth Photography Historical Archive

Google Arts & Culture

Post-Biblical Saints Art Index

Sacred and Legendary Art volume I 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.

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

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

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

29 September – Saint Michael the Archangel


Modern Angelology

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.

Sermons for Children’s Masses, According to the Sundays and Principal Festivals of the Year by Raphael Frassinetti.

Il libro d’oro

“St. Michael” by Frederick William Faber (also here)

Medieval Angelology

BHL, Supplement

Three Encomiums

Alcuin, Sequence for Saint Michael

Hymn to the Archangel Michael by Rabanus Maurus.

“For Saint Michael”

The Golden Legend (and illustrations)

15C Account of Vision of Saint Michael in Rome at the Castel Sant’Angelo (a summary of a scholarly presentation on the vision)

Art & Architecture

Michaelion

The Sanctuary of San Miguel in Excelsis

Santuario San Michele

Mont-Saint-Michelofficial website, Online Exhibition

12C Saint Michael Battling the Dragon

14C Rofeno Abbey Polyptych

Saint Michael by Carlo Crivelli

15C Spanish Altarpiece of Saint Michael

17C Saint Michael

Saint Michael by Zurbaran

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

Kornbluth Photography Historical Archive – 5C to 9C; 10C to 1240; 1240 to 14C

Google Arts & Culture

Wikipedia Entry

Sacred and Legendary Art volume I 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.

Emblems of Saints by Which They Are Distinguished in Works of Art by F. C. Husenbeth.

Sacred Symbols in Art by Elizabeth Edwards Goldsmith.

Music

Medieval Music Database

Charpentier “Praelium Micchaelis Archangeli factum in coelo cum dracone, H 410”

Customs & Devotions

The Raccolta

Hymns of the Breviary and Missal

Gate of Heaven

Chapel of Saint Michael

Meditations for the Use of the Secular Clergy by Pierre Chaignon.

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.

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

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

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

Wikipedia Entry on Michaelmas

28 September – Saint Wenceslas

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.

Miniature Lives Of The Saints For Every Day In The Year by Henry Sebastian Bowden.

Deeds of Faith by John Mason Neale.

Medieval Hagiography

BHL, Supplement 

Art & Architecture

Wolfenbüttel, Herzog August Bibliothek, Guelf. 11,2 Augusteus 4 – folio 21r, folio 18v, folio 20v (better photographs here)

15C Burial of Saint Wenceslas 

Statue of Saint Wenceslas, Wenceslas Square 

Warburg Institute Iconographic Database 

Post-Biblical Saints Art Index

Legends of the Monastic Orders as Represented in the Fine Arts by Mrs. Jameson.

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.

Emblems of Saints by Which They Are Distinguished in Works of Art by F. C. Husenbeth.

Music

Svatý Václave (Saint Wenceslas Chorale) – Translation in Description; Instrumental Version; About 

Jirák – Suk: Meditation on the Saint Wenceslas Chorale, Op 35a (alternately)

Good King Wenceslas (about)

28 September – Saint Leoba

Modern Hagiography

Roman Martryology

Lives of the Saints by Alban Butler.

Lives of the Saints by Sabine Baring-Gould.

Patron Saints by Eliza Allen Starr.

Virgin Saints of the Benedictine Order 

“Anglo-Saxon Portraits” 

Medieval Hagiography

BHL

Rudolf of Fulda, Life of Leoba 

Art & Architecture

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.

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.

28 September – Saint Eustochium

Modern Hagiography

Roman Martryology

Lives of the Saints by Alban Butler.

Lives of the Saints by Sabine Baring-Gould.

Pictorial Half Hours with the Saintsby Auguste François Lecanu.

Miniature Lives Of The Saints For Every Day In The Year by Henry Sebastian Bowden.

Medieval Hagiography

BHL 

Writings to and from Saint Eustochium

From Saint Jerome – Letter 22, Letter 31, Letter 46, Letter 108 

Art & Architecture

Saint Jerome with Saints Paula and Eustochium by Zurbaran

18C Departure of Saints Paula and Eustochium for the Holy Land 

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

Medieval Religion Listserv – 2016 Dillon.

Post-Biblical Saints Art Index

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

27 September – Saint Elzéar of Sabran

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.

Miniature Lives Of The Saints For Every Day In The Year by Henry Sebastian Bowden.

Stories of the Saints Fifth Series by Mary Seymour.

Saint Elzéar de Sabran et la bienheureuse Delphine de Signe by Pierre Girard.

Medieval Hagiography

BHL, Supplement 

Art & Architecture

The Stigmatization of Saint Francis, and Angel Crowning Saints Cecilia and Valerian 

Reliquaries of Elzear and Delphine 

Warburg Institute Iconographic Database 

Medieval Religion Listserv – 2016 Dillon.

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.

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.

27 September – Saints Cosmas and Damian

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.

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

Saints of Italy by Ella Noyes.

Medieval Hagiography

BHL, Supplement 

The Golden Legend (and illustrations)

Art & Architecture

Vatican Colonnade – Cosmas & Damian 

The Church of Santi Cosma e Damiano in Romeapse mosaic 

14C Saints Cosmas and Damian 

Predella of the Annalena Altarpiece by Zanobi Strozzi – Saints Cosmas and Damian Saved from Drowning 

Scenes from the Life by Fra Angelico – The Healing of Palladia (Washington) Saved from Drowning (Munich); Before Lisius (Munich); Crucified and Stoned (Munich); Surviving the Stake (Dublin); Beheading (Louvre); Sepulchring & Healing of Justinian (San Marco)

Altarpiece from the Cappella Medicea del Noviziato in Santa Croce in Florence & Predella – Reconstruction; Three Scenes including Beheading; Healing Scene(Louvre); 

15C Martyrdom of Saints Cosmas and Damian with their Three Brothers 

In the Church of San Lorenzo in Florence – in the Old Sacristy & in the New Sacristy 

BeWeB

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.

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

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.

26 September – Saint Nilus

Modern Hagiography

Roman Martyrology

Sanctorale Catholicum

Lives of the Saints by Alban Butler.

Lives of the Saints by Sabine Baring-Gould.

Stories of the Saints Fifth Series by Mary Seymour.

Art & Architecture

Capella dei Santi Fondatori in the Abbazia di Santa Maria, Grottaferrata Building of the Grottaferrata Monastery and the Nilus Miracle, Nilus Meeting with Otto III, The Madonna Commands Sts Nilus and Bartholomew to Build a Church, St Nilus Heals a Boy and The Funeral of St Nilus, St Nilus Prays before a Crucifix 

BeWeB

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.

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

Lives and Legends of the English Bishops and Kings, Mediaeval Monks, and Other Later Saints by Mrs. Arthur Bell.

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.

26 September – Saints Cyprian and Justina

Moden 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.

Victories of the Martyrs by Saint Alphonsus Liguori.

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.

Medieval Hagiography

BHL, Supplement 

The Confession and Martyrdom of Saint Cyprian 

The Golden Legend (and illustrations)

Art & Architecture

BeWeB

Warburg Institute Iconographic Database 

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.