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Patron Saints of Occupations

Cross referenced alphabetically by both occupation and name

A   B   C   D   E   F   G   H   I   J   K   L   M   N   O   P   Q   R   S   T   U   V   W   X   Y   Z   

A

  • Adalhard Trypho: Gardeners
  • Agatha: Nurses
  • Agnes: Young Girls
  • Albertus Magnus: Scientists
  • Aloysius Gonzaga: Youth
  • Alphonsus Liguori: Confessors, Theologians
  • Altar boys: John Berchmans
  • Amand: Innkeepers
  • Anastasius: Goldsmiths
  • Andrew: Fishermen
  • Andronicus Silversmiths
  • Anne: Cabinetmakers, Homemakers
  • Anthony of Egypt: Butchers, Gravediggers
  • Anthony of Padua: Travelers
  • Apollonia: Dentists
  • Architects: Thomas the Apostle
  • Artists: Luke, Catherine of Bologna
  • Astonomers: Angelico, Dominic
  • Athletes: Dominic
  • Augustine of Hippo: Brewers, Printers, Theologians
  • Authors: Sebastian, Francis De Sales
  • Aviators: Our Lady of Loreto, Therese of Lisieux, Joseph of Cupertino

B

  • Bakers: Elizabeth of Hungary, Nicholas
  • Bankers: Matthew
  • Bartholomew: Plasterers
  • Bede: Scholars
  • Blacksmiths: Dunstan
  • Booksellers: John of God
  • Brendan: Sailors
  • Brewers: Augustine of Hippo, Luke, Nicholas of Myra
  • Bricklayers: Stephen
  • Brides: Nicholas of Myra
  • Brigid of Ireland: Dairy Workers, Scholars
  • Builders: Vincent Ferrer
  • Butchers: Anthony of Egypt, Luke

C

  • Cabinetmakers: Anne
  • Camilus of Lellis: Nurses
  • Canonists: Raymone of Penafort
  • Carpenters: Joseph
  • Cassian: Stonecutters
  • Catherine of Bologna: Artists
  • Cecilia: Musicians, Poets, Singers
  • Children: Nicholas of Myra
  • Christopher: Motorists, Porters, Sailors, Travelers
  • Clement I: Stonemasons
  • Clerics: Gabriel of the Sorrowful Mother
  • Confessors: Alphonsus Liguori, John Nepomucen
  • Cooks: Lawrence, Martha
  • Coppersmiths: Maurus
  • Cosmas and Damian: Pharmacists, Physicians, Surgeons
  • Crispin and Crispinian: Shoemakers
  • Cuthbert: Sailors

D

  • Dairy Workers: Brigid of Ireland
  • David: Poets
  • Dentists: Apollonia
  • Dismus: Prisoners
  • Dominic: Astronomers
  • Dominic Savio: Young Boys
  • Dunstan: Blacksmiths, Goldsmiths, Jewelers, Locksmiths, Musicians

E

  • Ecologists: Francis of Assisi
  • Eligius: Jewelers, Metalworkers
  • Elizabeth of Hungary: Bakers
  • Elmo: Sailors
  • Engineers: Ferdinand III
  • Erasmus: Sailors
  • Eulalia: Sailors
  • Eustachius: Hunters

F

  • Farmers: George, Isidore
  • Ferdinand III: Engineers
  • Fiacre: Gardeners
  • Firefighters: Florian
  • Fishermen: Andrew
  • Florian: Firefighters
  • Florists: Therese of Lisieux
  • Four Crowned Martyrs: Sculptors
  • Frances Xavier Cabrini: Immigrants
  • Francis De Sales: Authors, Journalists, Writers
  • Francis of Assisi: Ecologists

G

  • Gabriel: Messengers, Postal Workers, Radio Workers
  • Gabriel of the Sorrowful Mother: Clerics, Youth
  • Gardeners: Adalhard Trypho, Fiacre, Phocas of Sinope
  • Genesius: Lawyers, Printers, Secretaries, Stenographers
  • George: Farmers, Soldiers
  • Gerard Majella: Mothers
  • Glassworkers: Luke
  • Goldsmiths: Dunstan, Anastasius
  • Gravediggers: Anthony of Egypt
  • Gregory I "The Great": Musicians, Singers, Teachers
  • Grocers: Michael

H

  • Hairdressers: Martin De Porres
  • Homemakers: Anne
  • Homobonus: Tailors
  • Hubert: Hunters
  • Hunters: Hubert, Eustachius

I

  • Ignatius of Loyola: Soldiers
  • Immigrants: Frances Xavier Cabrini
  • Innkeepers: Amand, Martha
  • Isidore: Farmers, Laborers
  • Ivo: Lawyers

J

  • James: Laborers
  • Jean-Baptiste De La Sale: Teachers
  • Jean-Baptiste Vianney: Priests
  • Jerome: Librarians, Scholars
  • Jewelers: Eligius, Dunstan
  • Joan of Arc: Soldiers
  • John Berchmans: Altar Boys, Youth
  • John Bosco: Laborers
  • John Chrysostom: Preachers
  • John of God: Booksellers, Nurses, Printers
  • John Nepomucen: Confessors
  • Joseph: Carpenters, Workers
  • Joseph Cafasso: Prisoners
  • Joseph of Cupertino: Aviators
  • Journalists: Francis De Sales
  • Justin: Philosophers

L

  • Laborers: Isidore, James, John Bosco
  • Lawrence: Cooks
  • Lawyers: Ivo, Genesius, Thomas More
  • Librarians: Jerome
  • Locksmiths: Dunstan
  • Louise De Marillac: Social Workers
  • Luke: Artists, Brewers, Butchers, Glassworkers, Notaries, Painters, Pharmacists, Physicians, Surgeons

M

  • Maids: Zita
  • Mariners: Michael, Nicholas of Tolentino
  • Mark: Notaries
  • Martha: Cooks, Innkeepers, Servants
  • Martin De Porres: Hairdressers
  • Martin of Tours: Soldiers
  • Matthew: Bankers, Tax Collectors
  • Maurus: Coppersmiths
  • Messengers: Gabriel
  • Metalworkers: Eligius
  • Michael: Grocers, Mariners, Police Officers, Radiologists
  • Monica: Mothers
  • Mothers: Monica, Gerard Majella
  • Motorists: Christopher
  • Musicians: Gregory the Great, Cecilia, Dunstan

N

  • Nicholas: Pawnbrokers, Sailors
  • Nicholas of Myra: Brewers, Brides, Children
  • Nicholas of Tolentino: Mariners
  • Notaries: Luke, Mark
  • Nurses: Camilus of Lellis

O

  • Our Lady of Loreto: Aviators

P

  • Painters: Luke
  • Pantaleon: Physicians
  • Paula: Widows
  • Pawnbrokers: Nicholas
  • Peter of Alcantara: Watchmen
  • Pharmacists: Cosmas and Damian, Luke, Raphael
  • Philosophers: Justin
  • Phocas of Sinope: Gardeners
  • Physicians: Pantaleon, Cosmas and Damian, Luke, Raphael
  • Plasterers: Bartholomew
  • Poets: David, Cecilia
  • Police Officers: Michael
  • Porters: Christopher
  • Postal Employees: Gabriel
  • Preachers: John Chrysostom
  • Priests: Jean-Baptiste Vianney (Cure D'Ars)
  • Printers: Genesius, John of God, Augustine of Hippo
  • Prisoners: Dismus, Joseph Cafasso

R

  • Radiologists: Michael
  • Radio Workers: Gabriel
  • Raphael: Nurses, Pharmacists, Physicians, Travelers

S

  • Sailors: Cuthbert, Brendan, Eulalia, Christopher, Erasmus, Nicholas, Elmo
  • Scholars: Brigid of Ireland, Bede, Jerome
  • Scientists: Albertus Magnus
  • Sculptors: Four Crowned Martyrs
  • Sebastian: Authors, Soldiers
  • Secretaries: Genesius
  • Shoemakers: Crispin and Crispinian
  • Silversmiths: Andronicus
  • Singers: Gregory I "the Great", Cecilia
  • Social Workers: Louise De Marillac
  • Soldiers: George, Ignatius of Loyola, Sebastian, Martin of Tours, Joan of Arc
  • Stenographers: Genesius
  • Stephen: Bricklayers, Stonemasons
  • Stonecutters: Cassian
  • Stonemasons: Clement I, Stephen
  • Students: Thomas Aquinas
  • Surgeons: Cosmas and Damian, Luke

T

  • Tailors: Homobonus
  • Tax Collectors: Matthew
  • Teachers: Gregory the Great, Jean-Baptiste De La Salle
  • Theologians: Augustine, Alphonsus Liguori
  • Therese of Lisieux: Aviators, Florists
  • Thomas Aquinas: Students
  • Thomas the Apostle: Architects
  • Thomas More: Lawyers
  • Travelers: Anthony of Padua, Nicholas of Myra, Christopher, Raphael

V

  • Vincent Ferrer: Builders

W

  • Watchmen: Peter of Alcantara
  • Widows: Paula
  • Workers: Joseph
  • Writers: Francis De Sales

Y

  • Young Boys: Dominic Savio
  • Young Girls: Agnes
  • Youth: Aloysius Gonzaga, John Berchmans, Gabriel of the Sorrowful Mother

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