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Saints Feast Family
~Exploring Catholic Patron Saints of the Day & their Feasts (Catholic Cuisine)
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Saints List: May 

Feast of the Ascension
 Feast of the Ascension
40 days after Easter 
Pentecost or "50th day" 

Pentecost is Greek and it means "50th day." 
On fire for Christ!

Happy birthday to the Catholic Church!

Whit Monday
Whit Monday
May 
The Monday after Pentecost is the first day of the resumption of Ordinary Time.
Saint Ephysius
Saint Ephysius
May 1-4
Patron Saint of Sardinia
Saint Joseph the Worker
Saint Joseph
the Worker
May 1
“Labor Day” in Italy
Marian Month
Marian Month
 
May
Mary's Stations of the Cross
Mary's Stations of the Cross
 
May
 
Saint Athanasius

Saint Athanasius

 
May 2 
Patron Saint of Theologians,
faithful Orthodox
and Roman Catholic Christians

Saint Philip and Saint James

Saint Philip

& Saint James,

the apostles

 

May 3

Patron Saint

of Pastry Chefs

(Philip)

Month of Mary

Month of Mary

 

May 4

Month of Mary

Month of Mary
 

May 5

Month of Mary

Month of Mary
 

May 6

Month of Mary

Month of Mary

 

May 7

Month of Mary

Month of Mary

May 8

Month of Mary

Month of Mary

 
May 8 

Our Lady of Luján

Month of Mary

Month of Mary

 
May 9
Month of Mary
Month of Mary
May 10
Month of Mary

Month of Mary

May 11
Saint Flavia Domitilla
Saint Nereus and Saint Achilleus
Saint Flavia Domitilla
Saint Nereus and Saint Achilleus
May 12
Month of Mary

Month of Mary

 
May 13
Saint Juliana of Norwich

Saint Juliana of Norwich

 
May 13

Saint Matthias

Saint Matthias

 

May 14

Patron Saint of

alcoholics; 

carpenters; 

smallpox; 

tailors; 

hope; 

perseverance

Saint Isidore the Laborer Farmer

Saint Isidore

the Laborer Farmer

May 15
Patron Saint of Madrid
Saint Dymphna

Saint Dymphna

May 15
Patron Saint of those suffering from nervous and mental afflictions
Month of Mary

Month of Mary

 
May 16
Saint Honore

Saint Honore

May 16

Patron Saint of bakers, confectioners,

bakers of altar bread,

candle-makers, florists,

flour merchants,

corn chandlers,

oil refiners,

and pastry chefs

Month of Mary

Month of Mary

May 17
Saint John I, Pope

Saint John I, Pope

May 18
Month of Mary

Month of Mary

 

May 19

Month of Mary

Month of Mary


May 20

Saint Cristóbal Magallanes & Companions

Saint Cristóbal Magallanes and Companions

May 21

Saint Rita of Cascia

Saint Rita of Cascia

May 22

Patron Saint of 
Difficult Marriages,
Impossible Causes,
Infertility,
Parenthood
Saint Quiteria

Saint Quiteria

May 22

Patron Saint 

Against Rabies

Month of Mary

Month of Mary

 
May 23
Month of Mary

Month of Mary

May 24
Saint Sarah the Egyptian

Saint Sarah the Egyptian

May 24
 
Gypsy's Pilgrimage in
Les Saintes Maries de la Mer
Junia the Apostle

Saint Jessica/Saint Jennifer 

(also known as 

Joanna the myrrh bearer)

 

Junia the Apostle

3rd Sunday of Pascha

Saint Bede the Venerable, priest & doctor

Saint Bede the Venerable, priest and doctor

 
May 25
 
Patron Saint of Historians
Saint Philip Neri, priest

Saint Philip Neri, priest

 

May 26

Most Holy Trinity

Most Holy Trinity

 

Trinity Sunday is the First Sunday after Pentecost 

 

May 27

Sola Scriptura: Bible Alone?

Sola Scriptura: Bible Alone?

 

May

Memorial Day 

Memorial Day 

May 28

Saint Bernard of Menthon

Saint Bernard of Menthon/Montjoux

 

May 28

Patron Saint of mountaineers,

skiers, 

snowboarding, 

backpacking and the Alps

Month of Mary

Month of Mary

 

May 29

Saint Joan of Arc

Saint Joan of Arc

May 30

Patron Saint of France;

martyrs;

captives;

military personnel;

people ridiculed

for their piety;

prisoners;

soldiers,

women who have served

The Feast of the Visitation 
of the Blessed Virgin Mary 

The Feast of the Visitation of the Blessed Virgin Mary 

May 31