- 1 When was St Hilary born?
- 2 Who is the patron saint of February 29?
- 3 What Saints feast day is on February 29?
- 4 What saint day is January 31?
- 5 Is there a saint of leap day?
- 6 Is Hillary a saint name?
- 7 Is Hilary a saint name?
- 8 What saint day is February 20?
- 9 What saint day is February 17?
- 10 What saint feast day is February 11?
When was St Hilary born?
Who is the patron saint of February 29?
St. Hilary. St. Hilary, Latin Hilarius, (born, Sardinia, Italy—died February 29, 468; feast day February 28), pope from 461 to 468.
What Saints feast day is on February 29?
February 29 Oswald of Worcester (died 29 February 992) was Archbishop of York from 972 to his death in 992. He was of Danish ancestry, but brought up by his uncle, Oda, who sent him to France to the abbey of Fleury to become a monk.
What saint day is January 31?
John Bosco, Italian in full San Giovanni Melchior Bosco, byname Don Bosco, (born August 16, 1815, Becchi, near Turin, Piedmont, kingdom of Sardinia [Italy]—died January 31, 1888, Turin; canonized April 1, 1934; feast day January 31), Roman Catholic priest who was a pioneer in educating the poor and founded the Salesian
Is there a saint of leap day?
Catholics honor St. Oswald, a beloved saint who died on leap day in the year 972. His feast day is celebrated on February 28th every year.
Is Hillary a saint name?
Saint Hilary of Poitiers, Latin Hilarius, (born c. 315, Poitiers, Gaul—died c. 367, Poitiers; feast day January 13), Gallo-Roman doctor of the church who as bishop of Poitiers was a champion of orthodoxy against Arianism (q.v.) and was the first Latin writer to introduce Greek doctrine to Western Christendom.
Is Hilary a saint name?
Some consider Saint Hilary of Poitiers the patron saint of lawyers. Hilary is remembered in the Anglican Communion with a Lesser Festival on 13 January.
What saint day is February 20?
February 20: Saint Wulfric.
What saint day is February 17?
Ash Wednesday occurs six and a half weeks before Easter, on February 17 this year. Observed by Christians as a holy day of fasting and praying, Ash Wednesday marks the beginning of the season of Lent.
What saint feast day is February 11?
St. Blaise, Latin Blasius, also called Blazey, (born, Sebastia, Cappadocia, Asia Minor [now Sivas, Turkey]—died c. 316, Sebastia?; Western feast day, February 3; Eastern feast day, February 11), early Christian bishop and martyr, one of the most popular medieval saints.