Saints related to Patron-of-possessed-people

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  • St. Bruno
    St. Bruno of Cologne is well-known as the founder of the Cathusian order. With six companions, St. Bruno moved to La Grande Chartreuse, where they lived a life of poverty, prayer and manual labor. They also transcribed manuscripts and St. Bruno wrote several commentaries on the Psalms and St. Paul's epistles.
  • St. Dennis
    St. Dennis (Denis) lived around 200AD and was sent from Italy as a missionary to Gaul (modern day France). He became the first bishop of Paris and was later martyred by beheading.
  • St. Dymphna
    St. Dymphna was a seventh century Irish virgin martyr. She was 15 (in about 620) when she lost her life spurning the incestuous advances of her father who insisted on marrying her to replace her deceased mother. St. Dymphna is the patroness of those with mental and neurological afflictions.