Saints related to Patron of Falsely Accused People

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St. Dominic

Born in Spain in 1170, St. Dominic de Guzman founded the Order of Preachers, also known as the Dominicans. He worked as a missionary in southern France, preaching against the notorious Albigensian…

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St. Dominic Savio

Dying at age 15, St. Dominic is one of the younger saints of the Church. Born in Italy in 1842, he was known for his piety even as a young child. He attended the school run by St. John Bosco and …

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St. Elizabeth of Hungary

St. Elizabeth of Hungary was born in 1207, daughter of the King. She was happily married and was known for her generous acts of charity towards the poor and sick. At the death of her husband, sh…

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St. Gerard

Born near Naples in 1726, St. Gerard Majella was a Redemptorist lay brother. He is also known as the patron saint of pregnant women. St. Gerard was once falsely accused of fathering the child of …

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St. Margaret of Cortona

St. Margaret of Cortona was born in 1247. She eloped with a nobleman after her father remarried. Her lover died nine years later, and she and her son took refuge with the Franciscan Friars in Corto…

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St. Matilda

Saint Matilda was the wife of King Henry I, and served as ruler of the Saxon Ottonian dynasty for a time. She was often caught between the politics of her two sons, Henry and Otto, both of whom cri…

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St. Raymond

St. Raymond was delivered by Caesarian in 1204. His mother died during the birth. St. Raymond joined the Order of Mercy and, following St. Peter Nolasco in Barcelona, was their chief ransomer for C…

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St. Roch

St. Roch was born in 1295 with a red cross birthmark on his chest. After being orphaned at age 20, he made a pilgrimage to Rome where he cared for plague victims. He fell to the plague himself, but…

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