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St. Jarlath
St. Jarlath
St. Jason
St. Jean de Brebeuf
St. Jeanne Delanoue
St. Jeanne Jugan
Bl. Jenaro Sanchez Delgadillo
St. Jeremy
St. Jerome
St. Jerome Emiliani
St. Jerome Hermosilla
St. Jerome Lou-Tin-Mei
St. Jerome of Pavia
St. Jessica
St. Joachim Ho
St. Joachim Royo
St. Joan of Arc
St. Joan de Lestonnac
St. Joanna
St. Joan of Valois
Bl. Johann Nepomuk von Tschiderer
St. John
St. John Baptist Scalabrini
Bl. John Duckett
Bl. John Hambley
St. John of Matera
St. John of Monte Marano
St. John the Hermit
Bl. John Thules and Roger Wrenno
John I
John II
St. John of Pavia
John III
John IV
John V
John VI
John VII
John VIII
John IX
Bl. John Alcober
St. John Almond
St. John the Almsgiver
Bl. John Amias
St. John the Apostle
St. John the Baptist
St. John Baptist Con
St. John Baptist de la Salle
St. John Baptist Ou-Man-T'Ang
St. John Baptist Rossi
St. John Baptist Tchao-Ming
St. John Baptist Tchou-Ou-Joei
St. John Baptist Thanh
St. John Baptist Vianney
St. John Baptist Yi Kwangnyol
Bl. John Beche
St. John Berchmans
Bl. John Bodey
St. John Bosco
St. John Boste
St. John Cantius
St. John Cassian
St. John Charles Cornay
St. John Chrysostom
St. John Climacus
Bl. John Cornelius
St. John of the Cross
St. John of Damascus
St. John Dat
BL. John Davy
St. John de Brebeuf & Companions
St. John de Britto
St. John Macias
St. John de Ortega
St. John de Ribera
Bl. John Duckett
St. John of Dukla
Bl. John Duns Scotus
St. John the Dwarf
St. John Eudes
St. John the Evangelist
Bl. John Felton
Bl. John Fenwick & John Gavan
Bl. John Fernandez
Bl. John Finch
St. John Fisher
Bl. John Forest
St. John Francis Regis
Bl. John-Gabriel Perboyre
St. John Gaulbert, Abbot
St. John of God
St. John Houghton
Bl. John Ingram
St. John Jones
St. John Joseph of the Cross
St. John-Joseph of the Cross
St. John of Kanty
St. John Kemble
Bl. John Lantrua of Triora
Bl. John Larke
St. John Leonardi
Bl. John Lockwood
St. John-Louis Bonnard
St. John Louis Bonnard
St. John the Merciful
Bl. John Nelson
St. John Nepomucene
St. John Nepomucene Neumann
St. John Neumann
St. John of Avila
St. John of Bergamo
St. John of Beverly
St. John of Bridlington
St. John of Capistrano
St. John of Cologne
St. John of Egypt
St. John of Gorze
St. John of Lodi
St. John of Meda
St. John of Monte Marano
St. John of Nicomedia
Bl. John of Parma
St. John of Pulsano
St. John of Ravenna
Bl. John of Rochester
St. John of Sahagun
St. John of the Goths
St. John of the Grating
St. John Ogilvie
St. John Ou-Wenn-Yinn
St. John Payne
Bl. John Pibush
St. John Plessington
St. John Rigby
St. John of Rila
St. John Roberts
Bl. John Roche & Margaret Ward
Bl. John of Ruysbroeck
Bl. John Shert
Bl. John Slade
St. John Soan de Goto
St. John Southworth
St. John Stone
Bl. John Storey
St. John Tchang
St. John Tchen
St. John Thanh Van Dinh
St. John the Almoner
St. John the Dwarf
St. John the Iberian
St. John Theristus
St. John the Silent
St. John Van
St. John Vianney
St. John Wall
St. John Wang-K'Oei-Sinn
John X
John XI
John XII
John XIII
John XIV
John XIX
John XV
John XVII
John XVIII
John XXI
John XXII
Bl. John XXIII
St. John Yi Kwong-hai
St. John Yi Munu
St. John Yi Yunil
Bl. Josaphat Chichov
Bl. Josaphata Michaelina Hordashevska
St. Josaphat of Polotsk
Bl. Jose Aparicio Sanz, Enrique Juan Requena, and Jose Perpina Nacher
Bls. Jose Aparicio Sanz, Enrique Juan Requena, and Jose Perpina Nacher
St. Jose Thi Dang Le
Bl. Jose de Anchieta
St. Jose Manyanet y Vives
St. Jose Maria de Yermo y Parres
St. Josemaria Escriva de Balaguer
St. Jose Maria Robles Hurtado
Bl. Jose M. Rubio y Peralta
St. Joseph
Bl. Joseph Freinademetz
St. Joseph Abibos
St. Joseph Cafasso
St. Joseph Calasanctius
St. Joseph Canh Luang Hoang
St. Joseph Chang
St. Joseph Chang Chugi
St. Joseph Chang-Ta-Pong
St. Joseph Cho Yunho
St. Joseph Cottolengo
St. Joseph of Cupertino
Bl. Joseph Fernandez
Bl. Joseph Gerard
St. Joseph Im Ch'ibaeg
St. Josephine Bakhita
Bl. Josephine Leroux
St. Joseph Marchand
St. Joseph Marello
St. Joseph Maria Gambaro
St. Joseph Mary Tommasi
St. Joseph Ma-Tllen-Chounn
St. Joseph Moscati
St. Joseph Mukasa
St. Joseph of Arimathea
St. Joseph of Cupertino
St. Joseph of Leonissa
St. Joseph of Volokolamsk
St. Joseph Oriol
St. Joseph Peter Han Wonso
St. Joseph Pignatelli
St. Joseph the Hymnographer
Bl. Joseph Vaz
St. Joseph Wang-Jou-Mei
St. Joseph Wang-K'Oei-Tsu
St. Joseph Yuang-Keng-Yinn
St. Joseph Yuen
St. Joseph Zhang Dapeng
St. Joshua
St. Jovita
Bl. Pope John Paul II
St. Juan Diego
St. Judas Cyriacus
St. Jude Thaddaeus
St. Julia
St. Julia of Carthage
St. Julia Maria Ledóchowska
St. Julian
St. Julian of Le Mans
St. Juliana of Nicomedia
St. Juliana Falconieri
St. Julian and Basilissa
St. Juliana of Cumae
St. Juliana of Norwich
St. Julian of Antioch
St. Julian of Cuenca
St. Julian of Le Mans
St. Julian of Toledo
St. Julian the Hospitaler
St. Julia Billiart
St. Julia of Merida
St. Julie Billiart
St. Julius
St. Julius and Aaron
St. Julius of Novara
St. Jung Hye
St. Junian
Bl. Junipero Serra
St. Jurmin
St. Justa and Rufina
St. Justin
St. Justina of Antioch
St. Justina of Padua
St. Justin de Jacobis
St. Justin Martyr
St. Justino Orona Madrigal
St. Justin of Chieti
St. Justus of Beauvais
Justus of Canterbury
St. Justus of Lyons
St. Justus of Trieste
St. Justus of Urgel
St. Jutta
St. Juvenal of Benevento
St. Juvenal of Narni
St. Juventius of Pavia
Bl. Kamen Vitchev
Bl. Karl Leisner
Bl. Karolina Kozka
St. Kateri Tekakwitha
St. Katharine Drexel
St. Kea
St. Kenelm
St. Kentigerna
St. Kentigern Mungo
St. Kessag
St. Keverne
St. Kevin
St. Keyne
St. Kiara
St. Kieran
St. Kieran of Saigir
St. Kilian
St. Kinga of Poland
St. K'I-Tchou-Tzeu
St. Kizito
St. Korean Martyrs
St. Kundegunda
St. Kyneburga, Kyneswide, & Tibba
Bl. Ladislaus Batthyany-Strattmann
St. Lambert of Maastricht
St. Landericus
St. Landrada
St. Landulf of Yariglia
St. Lang-Yang-Cheu
St. Laszlo
St. Latinus
St. Laura
St. Laura of Saint Catherine of Siena
St. Laura
Bl. Laura Vicuna
St. Laurentinus
St. Lawrence O'Toole
St. Lawrence Huong Van Nguyen
St. Lawrence of Brindisi
St. Lawrence Giustiniani
St. Lawrence Han Ihyong
Bl. Lawrence Humphrey
St. Lawrence Huong
St. Lawrence Imbert
St. Lawrence - Martyr
St. Lawrence of Canterbury
St. Lawrence of Siponto
St. Lawrence O'Toole
St. Lorenzo Ruiz
Bl. Lazaro of Kyoto
St. Lazarus of Bethany
St. Lazarus Zographos
St. Lea
St. Leander of Seville
St. Lebuin
St. Leger
St. Leobinus
St. Leocadia
St. Leodegarius
St. Leo the Great
St. Leo Ignazio Mangin
Leo II
Leo III
Leo IV
Leo IX
St. Leonard
St. Leonard of Noblac
St. Leonard of Port Maurice
St. Leonides of Alexandria
Bl. Leonid Feodorov
St. Leontius
St. Leontius of Fréjus
St. Leontius of Caesarea
St. Leontius the Elder
St. Leo of Catania
St. Leo of Sens
St. Leopold
St. Leopold Mandic
Leo V
Leo VI
St. Leovigild and Christopher
Leo VII
Leo VIII
St. Leucius of Alexandria
St. Leucius of Brindisi
St. Leutfridus
St. Levan
St. Lezin
St. Liberalis of Treviso
St. Liberata
Liberius
St. Liberius of Ravenna
St. Liborius of Le Mans
St. Lidanus
St. Linus
St. Liudhard
St. Liutwin
St. Livinus
St. Llibio
St. Lorenzo Ruiz
Bl. Lorenzo Salvi
St. Louis Bertrand
St. Louis de Montfort
St. Louise de Marillac
St. Louis IX
St. Louis King of France
St. Louis Mary Grignion
St. Louis of Omura
St. Louis of Toulouse
Bl. Louis Sotelo
St. Lucerius
St. Luchesio
St. Lucian of Beauvais
St. Lucian of Antioch
St. Lucidius of Verona
St. Lucius I
Lucius II
Lucius III
St. Lucius of Cyrene
St. Lucy
St. Lucy & Geminian
St. Lucy Filippini
St. Lucy Wang-Tcheng
St. Lucy Wang-Wang-Cheu
St. Ludan
St. Ludger
St. Ludmilla of Bohemia
St. Ludolf of Ratzeburg
Bl. Ludovico of Casoria
St. Ludovicus Beaulieu
Bl. Luigi Quattrocchi
Bl. Luis Batiz Sainz
St. Luke
St. Luke Hwang Soktu
St. Luke Kirby
St. Luke the Younger
St. Lull
St. Lupercus
St. Lupicinus
St. Lupus
St. Lupus of Bayeux
St. Lupus of Lyons
St. Lupus of Sens
St. Lupus of Soissons
St. Lutgardis
St. Luthgard
St. Lydwine
St. Mabyn
St. Macaille
St. Macarius of Fayum
St. Macarius the Great of Alexandria
St. Macarius of Jerusalem
St. Macarius the Great
St. Machar
St. Machudd
St. Macrina the Younger
St. Macrina the Elder
St. Macrina the Younger
St. Madeleine Brideau
St. Madeleine Lidoine
St. Madelgisilus
St. Madeline Sophie Barat
St. Maelrhys
St. Magalena Ho Kye-im
Bl. Magdalena of Nagasaki
St. Magdalene Cho
St. Magdalene Han Yong-i
St. Magdalene Kim Obi
St. Magdalene Pak Pongson
St. Magdalene Son Sobyog
St. Magdalene Tou-Fong-Kiu
St. Magdalene Yi Yongdog
St. Magdalene Yi Yong-hui
St. Magnericus
St. Magnus of Avignon
St. Magnus of Füssen
St. Majolus of Cluny
St. Majoricus
Bl. Maksym Hawryluk
St. Malachy
St. Malo
St. Mamas of Caesarea
St. Mamertinus of Auxerre
St. Manaen
St. Manettus
St. Mansuetus
St. Maolruain
St. Marcella
St. Marcarius of Jerusalem
Bl. Marcelina Darowska
St. Marcella
St. Marcellin Champagnat
St. Marcellina
Sts. Marcellinus and Peter
St. Marcellus
St. Marcian of Tortona
St. Marciana of Mauretania
St. Marculf
St. Marko Krizin
St. Margaret of Antioch
St. Margaret Bourgeoys
St. Margaret Fontana
St. Margaret of Antioch
Bl. Margaret of Castello
Bl. Margaret of Citta-di-Castello
St. Margaret Clitherow
St. Margaret of Cortona
St. Margaret Mary Alacoque
St. Margaret of England
St. Margaret of Hungary
Bl. Margaret Pole
St. Margaret of Scotland
St. Margaret the Barefooted
St. Marguerite Bourgeoys
St. Marguerite d'Youville
Bl. Maria Candida of the Eucharist
Bl. Maria Adeodata Pisani
Bl. Maria Bernarda Butler
St. Maria Chaira
Bl. Maria Corsini
St. Maria Crescentia Hoss
St. Maria Crocifissa Di Rosa
St. Maria Dominic Mazzarello
St. Mary Frances of the Five Wounds of Jesus
Bl. Maria Gabriella Sagheddu
St. Maria Goretti
St. Mother Maria Guadalupe Garcia Zavala ~ Mother Lupita
Bl. Maria Helena Stollenwerk
St. Maria Magdalen Dei Pazzi
St. Maria Magdalen of Canossa
Bl. Mariam Thresia Chiramel Mankidiyan
St. Mariana

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