Term frequently used to designate the Church; “a city seated on a mountain” (Matthew 5). It is also applied to heaven (Hebrews 12). The “” is the title of Augustine‘s great work. And in art it refers to a terrestrial city founded by or under the protection of a patron saint.
- Blessed Ambrose Sansedoni of Siena
- Saint Denis of Paris
- Saint Duje
- Saint Rose of Lima
- Saint Terence of Pesaro
- Saint Ubaldus Baldassini
- “city“. . CatholicSaints.Info. 8 August 2013. Web. 27 May 2015. <>