Catholic Saints

Patron Saint of Hunters

  • Who is the Patron Saint of Hunters?
  • Why is Saint Hubert the Patron Saint of Hunters?
  • Short, concise biography of Saint Hubert the Patron Saint of Hunters
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  • How Patron Saint of Hunters is represented in Christian Art
  • Patron Saint of Hunters

Who is the Patron Saint of Hunters?
Who is the Patron Saint of Hunters? The name of the Patron Saint of Hunters is Saint Hubert. What is the meaning of a Patron Saint and why were these people chosen to become patrons of causes, professions and countries?

The term 'Patron' is used in Christian religions, including the Roman Catholic religion, to describe holy and virtuous men and women who are considered to be a defender of a specific group of people or of a country.

Fast facts and information about Saint Hubert the Patron Saint of Hunters
A patron is considered to be a defender of a specific group of people or of a nation.

There is a patron for virtually every cause, profession or special interest. The following facts provides fast information about Saint Hubert:

  • Saint Hubert
  • The Patron Saint of Hunters
  • Memorial Day / Feast Day: November 3rd
  • Date of Death of Saint Hubert: A.D. 727
  • Cause of Death: Natural Causes

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Prayers to Saint Hubert the Patron Saint of Hunters
There is a patron for virtually every cause, country, profession or special interest. Prayers are considered more likely to be answered by asking a patron, such as Saint Hubert the Patron Saint of Hunters for intercession on their behalf.

Why is Saint Hubert the Patron Saint of Hunters?
Why is Saint Hubert the Patron Saint of Hunters? Because of the legend of hunting a stag and his subsequent vision.

How Patron Saint of Hunters is represented in Christian Art
It is helpful to be able to recognise Saint Hubert the Patron Saint of Hunters in paintings, stained glass windows, illuminated manuscripts, architecture and other forms of Christian art. The artistic representations reflect the life or death of saints, or an aspect of life with which the person is most closely associated. Saint Hubert the Patron Saint of Hunters is represented in Christian Art in episcopal robes, with mitre and crosier, and a stag lying upon a book held in his left hand.

Feast Day of Patron Saint of Hunters
The Feast Day of Saint Hubert the Patron Saint of Hunters is November 3rd. The origin of Feast Days: most saints have specially designated feast days and are associated with a specific day of the year and these are referred to as the saint's feast day. The feast days first arose from the very early Christian custom of the annual commemoration of martyrs on the dates of their deaths at the same time celebrating their birth into heaven.

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