St. Scholastica

Feast Day:
Roman Rite Calendar - 02/10


Patron Of: Storms

    10 February
Profile
    Twin sister of Saint Benedict. Born to the noblility. Her mother died in childbirth. Nun. See the Readings section below for Pope Saint Gregory's telling of some of the stories of her life.
Born
    480
Died
    543 of natural causes
Name Meaning
    she who has leisure to devote to study
Patronage
    against rain
    convulsive children
    nuns
    storms



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All information used with permission of the Patron Saint Index.


 
 

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