St. Phocas the Gardener
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Saints who lived, borned or died  İn Asia Minor Anatolia, Turkey


St. Phocas the Gardener


Martyr
Also konown as Saint Phocas of Sinope
lived at Sinope, Sinop
in Paphiagonia, on the Black Sea
Died 303 AD
Honored in     
Roman Catholic Church
Eastern Orthodox Church
Major shrine     relics were claimed by Vienne and Antioch
Feast     September 22
        July 23
        March 5
Patronage  gardeners; sailors; hospitality; agricultural workers;
           boatmen; farm workers; farmers; fieldhands; gardeners;
           husbandmen; mariners; market-gardeners; sailors; watermen
 






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