Saints related to Patron-against-job-related-stress

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  • St. Walter of Pontoise
    St. Walter Of Pontnoise was born in 1030 at Picardy, France. King Philip I named him the initial abbot at the new Pontoise monastery. He tried twice to leave the post, even asking Pope Gregory VII for release from the position, so he could live in solitude. The pope refused. Walter opposed secular clergy evil and simony, the selling of church offices. He died on Good Friday, 1099.