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When did Saint Erasmus become a saint?

Saint Erasmus of Formiae , also known as Saint Elmo, was a Christian saint and martyr who died ca. 303. This was before a formal canonization process was in place so he would have been declared a saint by the… Full Answer

What is St. Erasmus the patron saint of?

Erasmus is the patron saint of: against abdominal pains against appendicitis against birth pains against childhood intestinal disease against colic against danger at sea against intestinal disorders against seasickness against stomach diseases against storms ammunition workers boatmen childbirth explosives workers… Full Answer