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John of God
What is St John of God the patron saint of?
John was canonized by Pope Alexander VIII on October 16, 1690, and later named the patron saint of hospitals and the sick. His feast day is celebrated on March 8. A church was erected in 1757 to house his remains.
Who is the patron saint of heart problems?
Saint John of God
What is St John known for?
John Facts. St. John (active 1st century A.D.), one of the 12 Apostles chosen by Jesus, is traditionally considered the author of the Fourth Gospel, of the Book of Revelation, and of three Letters, or Epistles, bearing his name. Tabor; he is present in the Garden of Gethsemane the night before Jesus dies.
Where did Saint John of God live?