Saints related to Patron-of-cab-drivers

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  • St. Christopher
    St. Christopher, patron saint of travelers, is one of the most popular saints. Besides the fact that he was a martyr of the early Church, little is known for sure of him. According to his legend, St. Christopher carried the Christ child on his shoulder across a river.
  • St. Fiacre
    St. Fiacre was raised in County Kilkenny at a Kilferagh monastery. He became known for healing, which caused him to seek out a hermitage in France. In Maux, he built a hospice for the poor and for travelers, and he also build an oratory to honor the Blessed Virgin Mary.
  • St. Frances of Rome
    St. Frances was born in Rome in 1384 to a wealthy family. Although she wanted to become a nun, her father had her marry a nobleman. She was the mother of three children and spent her time serving the sick and the poor. She also founded the Oblates of Mary, a lay order of women.