Eparchy of St. Maron 
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Traditional Church For Modern Faithful

Saints From Lebanon

St. Maron "Mar Maroun"



Born Unknown
Died 410 AD[1]
Kafr Nabu  (de) , Ol-Yambos, Syria Prima province, Byzantine Empire
(modern Syria)[2]
Venerated in Catholic Church
Eastern Orthodox Church
Major shrine Syriac Maronite Church
Feast February 14 (Eastern Orthodox Church)
February 9 (Maronite Church)

Saint Charbel Makhlouf, O.L.M.

Monk, priest, and hermit
Born May 8, 1828
Bekaa Kafra, North Governorate, Lebanon
Died December 24, 1898 (aged 70)
Monastery of St. Maron
Annaya, Jbeil District, Lebanon
Venerated in Roman Catholic Church
Eastern Catholic Churches
Beatified 5 December 1965, Vatican City by Pope Paul VI
Canonized 9 October 1977, Vatican City by Pope Paul VI
Major shrine Monastery of St. Maron
Annaya, Jbeil District, Lebanon
Feast 3rd Sunday in July (Maronite Calendar)
July 24 (Roman Calendar)

Saint Rafqa (Rafka), O.L.M.
Monastic
Born 29 June 1832
Himlaya, Matn District, Lebanon
Died 23 March 1914 (aged 81)
Monastery of Saint Joseph, Jrebta, Lebanon
Venerated in Maronite Church
Roman Catholic Church
Eastern Catholic Churches
Beatified November 16, 1985 by Pope John Paul II
Canonized June 10, 2001, Saint Peter's Basilica, Vatican City by Pope John Paul II
Feast March 23

Saints From Lebanon

Saint Nimatullah Youssef Kassab
Al-Hardini, O.L.M.

Saint of the Lebanese Maronite Order
Monk, priest and confessor
Born 1808
Hardine, North Governorate, Lebanon
Died 14 December 1858
Monastery of Saints Cyprian and Justina
Kfifan, Batroun District, Lebanon
Venerated in Catholic Church
Beatified 10 May 1998, Vatican City by Pope John Paul II
Canonized 16 May 2004, Vatican City by Pope John Paul II
Major shrine Monastery of Saints Cyprian and Justina
Kfifan, Batroun District, Lebanon
Feast 14 December
Patronage Beirut, Lebanon

Father Yacoub Alkbouche  

Blessed Esțfān Nehmé O.L.M.  




Born

8 March 1889
Lehfed, Jabal Lubnān, Lebanon
Died 30 August 1938 (aged 49)
Kfifan, Batrūn, Ash Shamāl, Lebanon
Venerated in
  • Roman Catholic Church
  • Maronite Church
Beatified 27 June 2010, Convent of Ss. Cyprian and Justina, Kfifan, Lebanon by Archbishop Angelo Amato
Attributes Religious habit


Blessed Estfan