9 April – Saint Mary Cleophas

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25 March – Saint Dismas

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20 March – Saint Photina (The Samaritan Woman at the Well)

Modern Hagiography Roman Martyrology Sanctorale Catholicum Biblical Text John 4 Art & Architecture Catacomb of the Via Latina Catacomb of Praetextus Sant’Appolinare Nuovo in Ravenna 14C Painting by Duccio Jerusalem Triptych 17C Painting 17C Painting 18C Painting Warburg Institute Iconographic Database Wikipedia Entry Devotions La Samaritana in Oaxaca, Mexico on the fourth Friday in Lent

19 March – Saint Joseph

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15 March – Saint Longinus

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16 February – Saint Onesimus

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29 December – Saint David

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28 December – The Holy Innocents

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26 December – Saint Stephen

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17 December – Saint Lazarus

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