Archangel Chamuel fulfills a role similar to Saint Anthony in Catholicism, who also helps reunite us with missing items. Both are amazingly swift at bringing back beloved heirloom items such as wedding rings.
The traditional practice of praying for St . Anthony’s help in finding lost or stolen things is traced to an incident during his lifetime that occurred in Bologna. According to the story, Anthony had a book of psalms that was important to him, as it contained his notes and comments for use in teaching his students.
O Holy St Anthony , the gentlest and kindest of Saints, your burning love of God, your exalted virtue, and your great charity towards your fellow creatures, made you worthy, when on earth to possess miraculous powers such as were given to no other saint .
St. Anthony of Padua , known as the patron saint of lost articles, is credited with recovering lost people, items and stolen goods. In some cultures, the faithful petition him when in search of love.
Call the last place you had the item if it was lost outside your home . Review every place you’ve been to today and think of the last place you remember having the item . Call them and ask to see if it’s been turned in or found. If not, call the other places you were at.
Praying to Saint Anthony when something is lost is a Catholic tradition: Tony, Tony, look around. and must be found!
|Egyptian equivalent||Thoth, Anubis|
Anthony was canonised as a saint on 30 May 1232, less than a year after his death. He is considered a patron saint of lost or stolen items .
St. Michael the Archangel – against danger at sea, against temptations, holy death, sick people, storms at sea, police officers.
A formal request for an individual to be considered for sainthood is submitted to a special Vatican tribunal. The request must explain how the person lived a life of holiness, pureness, kindness and devotion. If the candidate meets the requirements, the tribunal officially recognises this person to be a Servant of God.
In Catholicism, St. Joseph , a carpenter, is honored as the husband of Mary and foster father of Jesus. Representing a humble family man, he is the patron saint of home, family and house-hunting, according to the Rev.
Glory Be to the Father, and to the Son, and to the Holy Spirit. As it was in the beginning, is now, and ever shall be, world without end.
|Saint Gemma Galgani|
|Born||Maria Gemma Umberta Galgani 12 March 1878 Camigliano, Capannori, Italy|
|Died||11 April 1903 (aged 25) Lucca, Italy|
|Venerated in||Roman Catholic Church|
|Beatified||14 May 1933 by Pope Pius XI|
Saint Cajetan , saint of good fortune and employment, encourage all those looking for work to grow in understanding of God’s unfailing care for them.
|Saint Valentine of Rome|
|Patronage||Affianced couples, against fainting, beekeepers, happy marriages, love , plague, epilepsy, Lesvos (for Catholics)|