Gloria Brame, Ph.D.

My favorite saint: Fiacre

Filed By Gloria Brame, Ph.D. | July 26, 2010 9:30 AM | comments

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Tags: Catholic saints

It's such a shame that the Vatican limited the number of official saints. Because this one, Saint Fiacre, the patron saint of hemorrhoids, is my hands-down favorite. Is it me, or does he look a tad constipated?

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Did not know there was a patron saint of hemorrhoids.

Yes; and his posture suggests that he's seated rather gingerely upon that hard wooden bench? Owwie :( Whatever; I'll be sure to pray for the repose of his soul and a shrinking of his time in Purgatory.

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