Cecilia, St.

Cecilia, St.

patron of music and legendary inventor of organ. [Christian Hagiog.: Thompson, 380]
See: Music

Cecilia, St.

consecrated self to God, bridegroom followed suit. [Christian Hagiog.: Attwater, 81–82]
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Cecilia, St. Agnes, and several other of the most celebrated of the saints.