St. Helena
Last Updated: Wed, 28 Nov 2012 08:32:53 +0000


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


St. Helena


Empress; Mother of Constantine the Great
Saint Helena is traditionally credited
with finding the relics of the True Cross
Born     ca. 246/50 Britain Helenopolis Bithynia, Asia Minor
Died     ca. 330 Constantinople, Roman Empire  İstanbul, Turkey
Honored in     
Roman Catholic Church
Eastern Orthodox Churches
Oriental Orthodoxy
Anglican Communion
Lutheran Church
Canonized     Pre-Congregation[1]
Major shrine     The shrine to Saint Helena in St. Peter's Basilica
Feast     18 August Roman Catholic Church
        21 May Orthodox, Anglican & Lutheran Churches
        19 May Lutheran Church
         9 Pashons Coptic Orthodox Church
Attributes Cross
Patronage archaeologists, converts, difficult marriages,
          divorced people, empresses, Saint Helena island






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