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Why did Saint Clare become a saint?

Saint Clare of Assisi was one of Saint Francis of Assisi's first  followers. She became a saint because of her good works, including  the creation of a new order of nuns who (MORE)
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Why is Saint Mary considered a saint?

Saint Mary, aka The Blessed Virgin Mary, is considered a saint because according to Christianity, she, as a virgin, was chosen by God to give birth to Jesus Christ, the Son of (MORE)

Why did Saint Luke become a saint?

There is a short answer at Believe; see the Web Links section to  the right for the link.   It starts, "Luke, the evangelist, was a Gentile. The date and  circumstances (MORE)

Why did Saint Andrew become a saint?

Saint Andrew was made a saint for several reasons. Firstly he was, according to tradition martyred for the faith (This is an automatic sainthood). He was crucified on a cross (MORE)
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What is Saint Marina the patron saint of?

If you are referring to St. Margaret of Antioch who is sometimes referred to as Marina she is the patron saint of: * against kidney disease * against loss of milk by nurs (MORE)

Why are Saint Peter and Saint Paul saints?

Peter and Paul were saints only in the New Testament meaning of the word. Canonization by the church does not make anyone a saint except in the eyes of man. In the New Testa (MORE)

Who is Saint Raphael Patron Saint of?

St. Raphael Patron Saint protects the blind; helps to cure bodily ills and eye problems; counselors; druggists; happy meetings; healers; health inspectors; health technicians; (MORE)