St. Hannah (Patron of Childless Wives)

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Patron Saint: Childless Wives

Also known as: Channa (Hebrew)

Born: During the Old Testament

Why she is venerated by the Holy Roman Catholic Church:

Found in the Book of Samuel (Old Testament)

Mother of Saul

One of the few women of the Old Testament to be considered a Prophetess

Miracles: Through devoted prayer to God, she was able to concieve six children. Prior to this, she was unable to concieve no matter how hard she tried