Every year, I have (been?) selected a patron saint from Jen’s random saint generator.  In previous years, I made it kind of a private thing.  This year I’d like to have a family saint.  This way, we can all learn about him, pray for his intercession & celebrate his feast day.

Family Patron Saint 2014

St. Edwin of Northumbria

Feast: October 12

Patronage: Converts; Homeless People; Kings; Large Families


Personal Patron Saint 2014

St. Andrew the Apostle

Feast: November 30

Patronage: Against Gout; Against Sore Throats; Anglers; Fishermen; Maidens; Single Lay Women; Singers; Women Who Wish to Become Mothers

I would really like to become a better mother so this is a fabulous saint for me…I am in need of his intercession!

Past Year’s Patron Saints (personal)

2013 – St. Philip of Neri (Joy)
2012 – St. Florian (brewers & Firefighters)
2011 – St. Augustine (brewers)


Does your family have a patron saint?





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