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


St. Cosmas


Born     3rd century AD Cilicia
Died     c. 287 AD Aegea, Roman province
Honored in     
Roman Catholic Church
Eastern Orthodox Churches
Oriental Orthodox Churches
Eastern Catholic Churches
Major shrine     Convent of the Poor Clares in Madrid, Basilica of Saints Cosmas and Damian in Bitonto, Bari, Italy
Feast     
    September 26
    September 27 (pre-1970 General Roman Calendar)
    November 1 (Eastern Orthodox Church)[1][2]
Attributes depicted as twins, beheaded, or with medical emblems
Patronage surgeons, physicians, dentists, protectors of children, barbers,
          pharmacists, veterinarians, orphanages, day-care centers, druggist
          confectioners, children in house, against hernia, against the plague.






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