Why is St Rita the saint of the impossible?
Pope Leo XIII canonized Rita on 24 May 1900. Her feast day is celebrated on 22 May.
Rita of Cascia.
|Saint Rita of Cascia|
|Major shrine||Basilica of Santa Rita da Cascia, Cascia, Italy|
|Attributes||Forehead wound, rose, bees, grape vine|
|Patronage||Lost and impossible causes, sickness, wounds, marital problems, abuse, mothers|
Is there a patron saint of money?
One of the 12 Apostles and author of the first Gospel, he is the patron saint of accountants, bankers, bookkeepers, customs officers, financial officers, money managers and stockbrokers. … The patron saint of financial matters is St Matthew the Apostle.”