22 September – Saint Maurice and the Theban Legion

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 byContinue reading “22 September – Saint Maurice and the Theban Legion”

13 September – Two Saints Amatus

Saint Amatus of Grenoble Modern Hagiography Roman Martyrology Sanctorale Catholicum Lives of the Saints by Alban Butler.  Lives of the Saints by Sabine Baring-Gould.  Medieval Hagiography BHL, Supplement Art & Architecture Remirement Abbey  The Saints in Art by Joseph Maria von Radowitz. Emblems of Saints by Which They Are Distinguished in Works of Art byContinue reading “13 September – Two Saints Amatus”

15 June – Saint Bernard of Menthon

Modern Hagiography Roman Martyrology Sanctorale Catholicum Lives of the Saints by Alban Butler. Lives of the Saints by Sabine Baring-Gould. Pictorial Half Hours with the Saints by Auguste François Lecanu. “The Legend of St. Bernard de Menthon” (pdf page 534) The Legend of Saint Bernard: A Poem Le mystere de Saint Bernard de Menthon byContinue reading “15 June – Saint Bernard of Menthon”

1 May – Saint Sigismund

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27 April – Saint Peter Canisius

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24 April – Saint Fidelis of Sigmaringen

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