Saints related to Patron-of-archaeologists

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  • St. Helen
    Saint Helen, often referred to as Saint Helena, was the mother of the great emperor Constantine. Known for her liberality, she built many churches and generously helped the poor. Because of her piety, she exerted a great influence over Constantine and he held her in high esteem.
  • St. Jerome
    St. Jerome born in Dalmatia in 347. His legacy is that of a scholar, devout Christian, and major contributor as both a historian and letters. He was also a gifted translator, and his translation of the bible into Latin, known as the Latin Vulgate, is by far his greatest contribution.