Saints related to Patron of Difficult Marriages

St. Edward the Confessor

St. Edward

The son of King Ethelred, St. Edward was born in Islip, England in 1003. A.D. After Danish invaders took the English throne, St. Edward and his family fled and sought refuge in Normandy. He retu…

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Saint Helen

St. Helen

Saint Helen, often referred to as Saint Helena, was the mother of the great emperor Constantine. Known for her liberality, she built many churches and generously helped the poor. Because of her p…

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St. Isabella of Portugal

Isabella of Portugal was born in 1291 in the town of Aragon, Spain. She married the king of Portugal and suffered from an unfaithful and abusive husband. After the death of her husband, she became…

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St. Louis holy card

St. Louis

Saint Louis was born in 1214 to King Louis VII and the saintly Queen Blanche. Greatly influenced by his mother, he was considered pious even from his youth. At age 22, he ascended to the throne a…

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St. Monica

St. Monica

St. Monica was born in 322 and raised Christian. She was married to a violent pagan, with whom she had three children, including St. Augustine. Her husband converted just before his death. St. Moni…

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St. Rita of Cascia

St. Rita was married at any early age to an abusive husband for more than 18 years and had two sons by him. He was killed in a feud. Her two sons also died. After their death, she entered the conve…

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St Thomas More

St. Thomas More

Thomas More was born in 1478 in London, England. St. Thomas More spent the greater part of his life writing, primarily in defense of the Catholic church. His best known work is “Utopia”…

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