Patron saint

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A patron saint is a saint who in Roman Catholicism, Anglicanism or Eastern Orthodoxy, is regarded as the heavenly advocate of a nation, place, craft, activity, class, clan, family or person.[1]

 

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TitleTypePublication dateAuthor(s)Description
Document:St Edmund – England's original patron saintArticle23 April 2019William CookSt George’s Day is on 23rd April. Every time his feast day comes around, I wonder why England puts up with having such a rubbish patron saint?


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