28th February (15th February O.S.):
- AGAPE, a virgin-martyr (circa A.D. 273) in Terni in Umbria. She was a member of a group of virgins formed by St. Valentine (14th February) into a community.
- BERACH (BARACHIAS, BERACHIUS), (Sixth Century), a disciple of St. Kevin (3rd June), St. Berach founded a monastery at Clusin-Coirpte (now Termonbarry from the Irish: Tearmann Bearaigh, meaning “St. Barry’s sanctuary”) in Connaught. He is venerated in Co. Roscommon and is the patron saint of Kilbarry near Dublin.
- CRATON AND COMPANIONS, St. Craton was a well-known philosopher converted to Christianity by St. Valentine (14th February), Bishop of Terni, and martyred in Rome along with his wife and family circa A.D. 273.
- DECOROSUS, Bishop of Capua for thirty years, he reposed in A.D. 695.
- DOCHOW (DOCHAU, DOGWYN), (Date Uncertain), there is a fair degree of uncertainty surrounding this saint. He is mentioned in the English Menology as a Welsh saint, though he may be the same as St. Cadoc (24th January), sometimes called St. Dockoe, or St. Dogmæl, St. Docmæl. There is a church in north-east Wales dedicated to a St. Docwy, or Dogway. It is probable that he was the founder of a monastery in Cornwall, and the Annals of Ulster describes him as a bishop.
- DRUTHMAR, a monk at Lorsch who became Abbot of Corvey in Saxony in A.D. 1014. He reposed in A.D. 1046.
- FARANNAN, a native of Ireland St. Farannan went to Iona to become a disciple of St. Columba (9th June). He later settled in the West of Ireland, where he lived as an anchorite in a cave in the strictest asceticism, reposing circa A.D. 590. He is the patron saint of Alterna (All-Faranna) in Sligo, the probable place of his death.
- FAUSTINUS AND JOVITA, two brothers from a noble family in Brescia in Lombardy, who were zealous preachers of Orthodoxy. They were beheaded in their native city under Hadrian during the second century.
- FAUSTUS, (Sixth Century), a disciple of St. Benedict (11th July) at Monte Cassino.
- GEORGIA, an anchoress near Clermont in Auvergne, who reposed circa A.D. 500.
- QUINIDIUS, a hermit in Aix in Provence, who became Bishop of Vaison, reposing circa A.D. 579.
- SATURNINUS, CASTULUS, MAGNUS, AND LUCIUS, disciples of St. Valentine (14th February), Bishop of Terni, who were martyred in A.D. 273.
- SEVERUS, a priest from the Abruzzi. St. Gregory the Great (3rd September) told of him restoring the life of a dead man so he could receive communion and unction. St. Severus reposed circa A.D. 530.
- SIGFRID, a priest-monk, most likely at Glastonbury who went to enlighten Sweden where he was based in Vaxjo, and one of his converts was King Olaf of Sweden. St. Sigfrid reposed circa A.D. 1045.
- WALFRID (GUALFREDO) DELLA GHERARDESCA, a native of Pisa who married and was father of five sons and one daughter. In later life he joined two other married men in founding the monastery of Palazzuolo and a convent nearby for their wives and Walfrid's daughter. Walfrid was the first abbot and was succeeded by one of his sons. St. Walfrid reposed circa A.D. 765.
- WINAMAN, UNAMAN AND SUNAMAN, monks and nephews of St. Sigfrid (vide supra). They followed thier uncle to Sweden, where they were martyred by pagans circa A.D. 1040.
* - Prior to the Schism the Patriarchate of Rome was Orthodox and fully in communion with the Orthodox Church. As Saint John of Shanghai and San Francisco +1966 said "The West was Orthodox for a thousand years, and her venerable Liturgy is far older than any of her heresies."
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