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10 Patron saints for professional careers

PATRON SAINTS AND JOBS

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Cerith Gardiner - published on 09/19/19

Feeling doubt, fatigue, or overwhelmed? Try calling on these powerful intercessors.

Many professional jobs involve stress that can be difficult to manage at times. So whether you’re needing inspiration, courage or a little energy, call on these holy men and women who can take away some of the burdens of your day-to-day work life.


FIREMAN

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11 Patron saints for those in risky jobs


MOTHER AND DAUGHTER

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8 Motherly saints to turn to when family life gets tough

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