Re: Saint Anthony the Abbot Patron saint of bacon?
St. Anthony, abbot is patron saint against pestilence and of: amputees, animals, basket makers, basket weavers, brushmakers, butchers, cemetery workers, domestic animals, eczema, epilepsy, epileptics, ergotism (Saint Anthony's fire), erysipelas, gravediggers, graveyards, hermits, hogs, Hospitallers, monks, pigs, relief from pestilence, skin diseases, skin rashes, swine, swineherds.
Fr. Vincent Serpa, O.P.
Last edited by Fr. Vincent Serpa; Aug 23, '12 at 9:23 am.