Patron saints

Some other blogs have their own patron saints. I’ve taken the liberty of taking on these saints as the patrons of this blog.

All icons depicted here are believed to be covered by fair use provisions of copyright law.

If you are the author of these works of iconography please advise me if you wish not to have these appear on my blog page and I will remove the images from this page.

Venerable (St.) Brendan of Clonfert (the Navigator) – my namesake

St. Brendan the Navigator


St. Brendan the Navigator

Icon of St. Brendan © Cheryl Ann Pituc
Available from “Come and See” Icons, Books & Art at:

Venerable (St.) Anthony the Great

st anthony

Venerable (Sts.) Benedict of Nursia & Scholastica (his sister)

Sts. Benedict & Scholastica

Venerable (St.) Anselm of Canterbury – the title of this humble blog is based on his words from so long ago

St. Anselm of Canterbury

(St.) Thomas Merton -thanks to Alan Creech for Photoshopping this icon of Merton

Thomas Merton

and finally, the Three Holy Hierarchs, Venerable (St.) Basil the Great, St. John Chrysostom & St. Gregory the Theologian

The Three Holy Hierarchs

All you iconoclasts can bite me! =P Hehe.

May the prayers of these saints rise with mine like incense to the Holy Trinity.

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2 thoughts on “Patron saints”

  1. Greetings in CHRIST!
    Thank you for the great display of icons! As an iconographer and contemporary artist, I especially liked the innovative icon version of Merton!
    GOD bless!

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