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Why has Saint Christopher been de-sainted?

He was not de-sainted. He is still considered a saint, but since no historical data can be verified of his existence, his Feast Day was removed from the Roman Catholic calendar of saints in 1969. However, the Eastern Orthodox Church… Full Answer

Is there a Saint Gillian?

Yes, she has been sainted due to her tireless work as a Friend to All Small And Vulnerable Creatures, esp. children and animals.

Who was the sainted fifth pope?

We do not really know who was the fifth pope, or bishop of Rome. Catholic tradition says that Evaristus was the fifth bishop of Rome, and therefore fifth pope. However, Francis A. Sullivan SJ (From Apostles to Bishops) says that… Full Answer