patrons of Drummuir, Scotland

Also known as

  • Botriphnie
  • Druim Iubhair
  • Fumac Kirk

Patrons

MLA Citation

  • “patrons of Drummuir, Scotland“. Patrons of the Faith. CatholicSaints.Info. 28 April 2016. Web. 1 May 2016. <>

Saint Fumac

Also known as

  • Fumach

Memorial

Profile

First Christian missionary in Banffshire, Scotland. A healing well there is named for him.

Canonized

Patronage

Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Saint Fumac“. CatholicSaints.Info. 28 April 2016. Web. 1 May 2016. <>

Blessed Zechariah

Also known as

  • Zaccaria

Memorial

Profile

Franciscan, accepted into the Order in Rome, Italy by Saint Francis of Assisi. Sent to Spain by Saint Francis to preach Christianity to the Moors. Used miracles to prove the Real Presence.

Died

Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Blessed Zechariah“. CatholicSaints.Info. 28 April 2016. Web. 1 May 2016. <>

patrons of Cantalupo in Sabina, Italy

coat of arms for Cantalupo in Sabina, ItalyPatrons

Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “patrons of Cantalupo in Sabina, Italy“. Patrons of the Faith. CatholicSaints.Info. 28 April 2016. Web. 1 May 2016. <>

Blessed Adam of Cantalupo in Sabina

Also known as

  • Adamo

Memorial

Profile

11th century monk and hermit who rebuilt churches in Cantalupo in Sabina, Italy that had been destroyed by invading Saracens. Miracle worker.

Beatified

Representation

  • elderly bald man with a thick white beard, dressed as a monk, carrying a hammer in his right hand, a farming tool in his left, draped with strings of hearts representing graces received
Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Blessed Adam of Cantalupo in Sabina“. CatholicSaints.Info. 28 April 2016. Web. 1 May 2016. <>

Venerable Dedë Plani

Dom Dede PlaniArticle

Studied at the Shkodrë Pontifical Seminary, and in Innsbruck, Austria. Ordained in Primiz, Austria on 3 August 1919 as a priest of the archdiocese of Shkodrë-Pult, Albania. Imprisoned in 1947 during the Communist government’s antiChristian persecutions, he survived months of torture. Martyr.

Born

Died

Venerated

Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Venerable Dedë Plani“. CatholicSaints.Info. 28 April 2016. Web. 1 May 2016. <>

Venerable Dedë Malaj

Dom Dede MalajProfile

Studied at the Pontifical French Seminary, and in Italy. Ordained on 20 December 1942 in Castel Gandolfo, Rome, Italy as a priest of the archdiocese of Shkodrë-Pult, Albania. Parish priest in the Buna Dajçit Coast area. Martyred in the Albanian Communist antiChristian persecutions.

Born

Died

Venerated

Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Venerable Dedë Malaj“. CatholicSaints.Info. 28 April 2016. Web. 1 May 2016. <>

Saint Alpin de Châlons

detail of a stained glass window of Saint Alpin de Châlons meeting with Attila the Hun to save the city of Châlons, France; date and artist unknown; church of Saint Alpin, Châlons, France; photographed in February 2012 by G.Garitan; swiped from Wikimedia CommonsAlso known as

  • Alpine
  • Alpinus

Memorial

Profile

Lord of Baye, France. Studied at the abbey of Lérins, France. Worked with Saint Germanus of Auxerre and Saint Lupus of Troyes to fight the Pelagian heresy. Negotiated with Attila the Hun, and saved the city of Châlons, France from being sacked. Travelling evangelist, he founded several churches, hospices, convents and monasteries, brought many to the faith, and many to join monastic orders. Bishop of Châlons, France from 433 to 480, serving for 47 years.

Died

Canonized

Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Saint Alpin de Châlons“. CatholicSaints.Info. 28 April 2016. Web. 1 May 2016. <>

Saint Gennys of Cornwall

Memorial

Profile

Celtic hermit who moved to an isolated site in Cornwall, England where his holiness soon attracted the attention of the locals. He taught them Christianity and baptized them into the faith. The water source he used for baptism became one of the many holy wells that dot the region and serve as points of pilgrimage. A church built on the site in the 10th century was dedicated to his memory, which had been preserved by the locals.

Canonized

Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Saint Gennys of Cornwall“. CatholicSaints.Info. 28 April 2016. Web. 1 May 2016. <>

Saint Guisitano of Sardinia

Memorial

  • 2 May (based on the date of the re-discovery of his relics)

Profile

Martyr. No details have survived.

Died

Canonized

Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Saint Guisitano of Sardinia“. CatholicSaints.Info. 28 April 2016. Web. 1 May 2016. <>