Saints related to Patron-against-eye-disorders

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  • St. Colette
    St. Colette was born on 1380 in Picardy, France. She established seventeen convents of strict Poor Clares, called the Colettines, while working to reform existing Poor Clare monasteries.
  • St. Lucy
    St. Lucy lived in Syracuse in the early fourth century and was a virgin martyr of the Diocletian persecution. Refusing to marry a pagan, St. Lucy was turned over to the governor and she was tortured and killed. According to legend, as part of her tortures, her eyes were put out.