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- Hecate: Patroness Of Witchcraft and Witches
- Myth of Hecate Hecate is known as the dark Goddess of the moon. She witnessed the abduction of Persephone, daughter of Demeter. She was able to act as a mediator when Demeter bargained with Zeus to rescue her daughter. Hecate herself, presided over Persephone'...
Deities & Heros >> Greek
- (one hundred) Daughter of Perses and Asteria, She was a Goddess of travels by night, especially a patroness of crossroads, and by extension, any choice made in darkness or incomplete knowledge. She is often portrayed bearing two torches, and she has close...
Deities & Heros >> Greek
- Aphrodite: Goddess of Love and Beauty
- The goddess of beauty and love was formed out of the foam that was created when Uranus’s castrated genitals were thrown out of the sea of Paphos near Cyprus by the Titan Cronus.
Deities & Heros >> Greek
- ("The Shadowy One" or "She Who Strikes Fear") Sgathach or Skadi. Irish/Scottish. Warrior woman and prophetess. The Goddess of martial arts. The destroyer aspect of the Dark Goddess. A great sword warrior and instructor. Patroness of...
Deities & Heros >> Celtic, Welsh, Irish & Brittish
- Nit (Gr: Neith) Local goddess of Zau (Gr: Sais), known as early as the Predynastic and Early Dynastic Period when her influence probably was at its height. Earliest traces are her hieroglyph (crossed arrows on a shield) on a pole in front of the reed shrines...
Deities & Heros >> Egyptian
- (Weaver or Spinner) Goddess of home and hearth, perhaps sovereign over the Domovoi, a patroness of fertility and midwivery, and one of the eight primary Slavonic deities. She was the wife of Perun, and was represented as a woman with a large head, long arms...
Deities & Heros >> Slavic
- Pagan Mythology
- Is the traditional story presented as an historical event that serves to illustrate part of the world view of a people or explain a practice, belief, or natural phenomenon. The mythological beliefs a culture shares gives shape to its actions and choices....
Paganism & Wicca >> Holidays
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- AUSTRALIA'S FORGOTTEN PATRONESS
- of material, as Our Lady was recognized as national Patroness of that country. single book on devotion to its national or, better, forgotten Patroness.
- St. Therese of Lisieux, Patroness of the Missions September 1997
- nity to recall that Therese is patroness of missionaries and missions.
- Saint Nonna, Patroness of Information Services
- Nov 5, 1998 St. Nonna, with St. Francis de Sales, is a patroness of.
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- Feast of Saint Monica on Saturday
- MANILA, Philippines — A commemorative mass in observance of the feast of Saint Monica, the patroness of mothers and wives, will be celebrated by Fr. Peter A. Casino at 5:30 pm Saturday at the San Agustin Church in Intramuros, Manila.
- Minalin church declared nat'l treasure
- The religious ceremony, attended by government officials led by Interior and Local Government Secretary Jesse Robredo and Minalin Mayor Arturo “Katoy” Naguit, was also in celebration of the feast of Saint Monica, the patroness of mothers and wives.
- The Augustinians and Forthill
- Its patroness was Margaret Athy who was the wife of the then mayor, Stephen Lynch.
- Mass in Coral Gables will celebrate Our Lady of Charity milestone
- Better known as La Virgen de la Caridad del Cobre, Our Lady of Charity is the patroness of Cuba. The Mass celebrates an event that took place on Sept.
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- patroness - definition of patroness by the Free Online Dictionary
- A woman who supports, protects, or champions someone or something, such as an institution, event, or cause; a sponsor or benefactor. 2.
- Patroness - Definition and More from the Free Merriam-Webster
- Definition of PATRONESS.
- Patron saint - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
- A patron saint is a saint who is regarded as the intercessor and advocate in heaven of a nation, place, craft, activity, class, clan, family, or person.
- About Saint Philomena, Patroness and Protectress of the Universal
- Learn the history and story of many miracles of Saint Philomena. The information you will find on this site is the most accurate and factual anywhere on the web.
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