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COPTIC SAINTS More Popular Catholic Saints



Here you will find some of the more popular Patron Saints organized by patronage. This links will open to the www.
accountants Matthew
actors Genesius
adultery Elizabeth of Portugal
African-Americas Benedict the Moor, Peter Claver
AIDS Peregrine Laziosi
air travelers Joseph of Cupertino
airborne Michael
alcoholism Matthias
alpinists Bernard of Montjoux
altar servers John Berchmans
Americas Our Lady of Guadalupe, Rose of Lima
ammunition Elmo
anesthetists Rene Goupil
animals Francis of Assisi
apologists Justin
archers Sebastian
architects Barbara, Thomas
art Catherine of Bologna
arthritis James the Apostle
artillerymen Barbara
artists Angelico (BL), Catherine of Bologna, Luke
astronomers Dominic
athletes Sebastian
authors Francis de Sales
aviators Our Lady of Loreto, Joseph of Cupertino, Therese of Lisieux
babies Holy Innocents
bachelors Casimir of Poland
bad weather Madard, Scholastica
bakers Elizabeth of Hungary, Nicholas of Myra
bankers Matthew
Baptism John the Baptist
barbers Cosmas & Damian, Louis IX, Martin de Porres
barren women Anthony of Padua, Felicity
basket makers Anthony the Abbot
bee keepers Ambrose
beggars Alexis of Rome, Giles
bellmakers Agatha
blackbirds Kevin
blacksmiths Dunstan
blind Lucy,OdeliaRaphael the Archangel
blood banks Januarius
bodily ills Bernadette, Jacinta Marta, Our Lady of Lourdes
bookbinders Christopher, Peter Celestine
bookkeepers Matthew
booksellers John of God
boys John Bosco
Boy Scouts George
breast disease Agatha
breast feeding Giles
brewers Augustine of Hippo, Luke, Nicholas of Myra
bricklayers Stephen
brides Nicholas of Myra
bridge builders Benezet
broadcasters Gabriel the Archangel
builders Barbara, Vincent Ferrer
business women Margaret Clitherow
butchers Anthony the Abbot, Luke
cab drivers Fiacre
Canada Anne, Joseph
cancer victims Peregrine Laziosi
candle makers Ambrose
canonists Raymond of Penyafort, Robert Bellarmine
carpenters Joseph, Matthias
catechists Charles Borromeo, Robert Bellarmine, Viator
Catholic youth Aloysius Gonzaga
charities Vincent de Paul
childbirth Gerard Majella, Raymond Nonnatus
children Nicholas of Myra
children of Mary Agnes, Philomena
Chile James the Apostle, Our Lady of Mt. Carmel
choir boys Dominic Savio, Holy Innocents
Christian mothers Anne
church Joseph
civil servants Thomas More
clerics Gabriel of Our Lady of Sorrows
Colombia Peter Claver
comedians Lawrence, Vitus
communication workers Gabriel the Archangel
computers Isidore of Seville
computer users Isidore of Seville
computer programmers Isidore of Seville
contemplatives John of the Cross
cooks Lawrence, Martha
court clerks Thomas More
cows Perpetua
crops Ansovinus
cures from pain Madron
dairy workers Brigid of Ireland
dancers Vitus
deaf Francis de Sales
death of children Elizabeth Ann Seton
dentists Apollonia
desperate causes Jude Thaddeus
desperate situations Jude Thaddeus
diabetics Josemaría Escrivá
difficult marriages Edward the Confessor
disabled Giles
disasters Geneviève
discretion John of Nepomuk
doctors Luke
dogs Roch
dog lovers Roch
domestic animals Antony
domestic workers Zita
drought relief Godeberta, Herbert, Solange
druggists Cosmas & Damian, Gemma Galgani
dying Joseph
earaches Polycarp
ecologists Francis of Assisi
Ecuador Sacred Heart
editors John Bosco
embroiderers Clare
emigrants Frances Xavier Cabrini
engineers Ferdinand III, Patrick
England George
epidemics Godeberta
epilepsy Christopher, Dymphna, John Chrysostom, Genesius, Vitus, Willibrord
expectant mothers Gerard Majella, Raymond Nonnatus
explosive workers Elmo
eye disorders Clare, Lucy
falsely accused Dominic Savio, Raymond Nonnatus
famine Walburga
farmers Isidore the Farmer
fathers Joseph
fire fighters Florian, John of God
fire prevention Agatha, Barbara, Catherine of Siena, Lawrence
first communicants Tarcisius
fishermen Andrew, Peter
floods John of Nepomuk
florists Rose of Lima, Therese of Lisieux
foundlings Holy Innocents
France Joan of Arc, Lawrence, Martin of Tours
Franciscan Lay Didacus
funeral directors Joseph of Arimathea
gardeners Adelard, Christopher, Fiacre
girls Agnes, Maria Goretti
glassworkers Luke
goldsmiths Anastasius, Dunstan
gout Maurice
governors Ferdinand III
government employees Thomas More
gravediggers Anthony the Abbot
greetings Valentine
grocers Michael
hairdressers Martin de Porres
hat makers James the Apostle
headaches Denis, Teresa of Avila
healers Bridget
heart patients John of God
homeless Benedict Joseph Labre
horsemen Martin of Tours
hospitals Camillus de Lellis, John of God
hotelkeepers Amand
housewives Anne, Martha
Hungary Stephen
hunters Eustachius, Hubert
immigrants Frances Xavier Cabrini
impossible cases Rita of Cascia
Indies Rose of Lima
infantrymen Maurice
infants Nicholas of Tolentino
in-law problems Elizabeth Ann Seton
Internet Isidore of Seville
invalids Roch
Ireland Columba, Kevin, Patrick
Italy Catherine of Siena
jealousy Elizabeth of Portugal
jewelers Eligius
journalists Francis de Sales
judges John of Capistrano
jurists John of Capistrano
kidney desease Benedict
knee problems Roch
laborers Isidore the Farmer, James the Apostle
lambs John the Baptist
lawyers Mark, Raymond of Penyafort, Thomas More, Yves
learning Ambrose
leather workers Bartholomew
lecturers Justin
librarians Jerome
longevity Peter
loss of parents Elizabeth Ann Seton
lost articles Anthony of Padua, Jude Thaddeus
lost causes Jude Thaddeus
lost keys Zita
love Raphael the Archangel
lovers Valentine
maids Zita
marble workers Clement I
mariners Christopher, Nicholas of Tolentino
married women Monica
medical technicians Albert the Great
meningitis Padre Pio
mentally ill Dymphna
merchants Francis of Assisi, Nicholas of Myra
mercy Maria Faustina Kowalska
messengers Gabriel the Archangel
metalworkers Eligius
Mexico Our Lady of Guadalupe
midwives Raymond Nonnatus
milliners James the Apostle
miscarriage prevention Catherine of Sweden
missions Peter Claver, Therese of Lisieux
missions (foreign) Francis Xavier
Moscow Boris
mothers Bl. Gianna Beretta Molla, Monica
motorists Frances of Rome
musicians Cecilia, Dunstan, Genesius, Gregory the Great
mystics John of the Cross
Naples Januarius
Netherlands Willibrord
Negro missions Benedict the Moor, Peter Claver
neurological disorders Dymphna
notaries Mark
nurses Agatha, Camillus de Lellis, John of God
orators John Chrysostom
ordnance Elmo
orphans Jerome Emiliani
painters Luke
paralysis Osmund
Paraguay Our Lady of the Assumption
paratroopers Michael
Paris Geneviève
parish missions Leonard of Port Maurice
pawnbrokers Nicholas of Myra
Peru Joseph, Rose of Lima
pestilence Christopher, Roch
pharmacists Cosmas & Damian, Gemma Galgani
Phillipines Rose of Lima
philosophers Catherine of Alexandria, Justin
physicians Cosmas & Damian, Bl. Gianna Beretta Molla, Luke
plasterers Bartholomew
poets Columba, David
poison sufferers Benedict, John the Apostle
Poland Florian
police officers Michael
polio Margaret Mary Alacoque
political prisoners Maximilian Kolbe
poor Anthony of Padua, Giles, Lawrence
Popes Peter
postal workers Gabriel the Archangel
prayer Philippine-Rose Duchesne
preachers Catherine of Alexandria, John Chrysostom
pregnant women Anne, Gerard Majella, Margaret, Raymond Nonnatus
priests John Vianney
printers Augustine of Hippo, Genesius, John of God
prisoners Dismas, Jacinta Marta, Mark
public relations Bernadine of Siena
publishers John of God, John the Apostle, Paul, Thomas Aquinas
racial harmony Martin de Porres
rape victims Joan of Arc, Maria Goretti, Solange
radio workers Gabriel the Archangel
retreats Ignatius of Loyola
rheumatism James the Apostle
Rome Peter, Philip Neri
Rosary Padre Pio
Russia Therese of Lisieux
sailors Brendan, Elmo, Francis of Paola
scholars Brigid of Ireland
schoolchildren Benedict
schools Thomas Aquinas
scientists Albert the Great
sculptors Claude
secretaries Catherine of Alexandria, Genesius
scribes Catherine of Alexandria
seminarians Charles Borromeo
Serbian peoples Sava
servants Martha, Notburga
shepherds Bernadette
skin disease Peregrine Laziosi
sick Camillus de Lellis, John of God
silversmiths Andronicus
sinners Mary Magdalene
skaters Lidwina
skiers Bernard of Montjoux
slander John of Nepomuk
snake bite victims Hilary, Paul
snakes Patrick
social justice Joseph
social workers Louise de Marillac
soldiers George, Ignatius of Loyola, Joan of Arc, Martin of Tours
souls in Purgatory Nicholas of Tolentino
speakers John Chrysostom
stenographers Catherine of Alexandria, Genesius
stomach disorders Timothy, Wolfgang
stone masons Stephen
students Benedict, Catherine of Alexandria, Gregory the Great, Jerome, John Bosco, Thomas Aquinas
surgeons Cosmas & Damian, Luke
Sweden Bridget
swordsmiths Maurice
tax collectors Matthew
taxi drivers Fiacre
teachers Gregory the Great, John Baptist de la Salle
teenagers Aloysius Gonzaga
television Clare
theatrical performers Genesius
theologians Alphonsus Liguori, Augustine of Hippo
throat ailments Blaise, Ignatius of Antioch
thunder-storms Barbara, Christopher, Scholastica
travelers Anthony of Padua, Christopher, Nicholas of Myra, Raphael the Archangel
undertakers Joseph of Arimathea
United States Immaculate Conception of Mary
unity of East & West Churches Cyril, Methodius
universal church Albert the Great, Joseph
universities Contardo Ferrini (BL)
Uruguay Blessed Virgin Mary
veterinarians Blaise
vintners Amand, Vincent of Saragossa
vocations Alphonsus Liguori
volunteers Vincent de Paul
Wales David
war Elizabeth of Portugal
weavers Anastasia
West Indies Gertrude
widows Anastasia, Elizabeth Ann Seton, Frances of Rome, Louise de Marillac, Paula
winegrowers Vincent of Saragossa
wives Frances of Rome
women in labor Anne, Elmo
writers John the Apostle, Francis de Sales
youth Aloysius Gonzaga, Gabriel of Our Lady of Sorrows, John Berchmans, John Bosco, Maria Goretti, Stanislaus Kostka