St. Barbara
Last Updated: Fri, 23 Nov 2012 10:54:51 +0000


Saints who lived, borned or died  İn Asia Minor Anatolia, Turkey


St. Barbara


Saint, Virgin, Martyr
which is variously given as  Nicomedia, Antioch,
Baalbek, and Tuscany, Rome,
Born     mid third century Somewhere in the Roman Empire
Died     early fourth century to late third century
Honored in     
Roman Catholic Church
Eastern Orthodox Church
Oriental Orthodoxy
Aglipayan Church
Anglicanism
Feast     December 4 (no longer on Roman Catholic calendar)
Attributes     Three-windowed tower, palm, chalice, lightning, a crown of martyrdom
Patronage     Prisoners, Architects, Artillerymen, Mathematicians
 






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