St Agatha Catholic Patron Saint Rosary Bracelets, Charm Bangles and Christian JewelrySaint Agatha
was a young, beautiful virgin martyred for her faith in Catania, Sicily. St Agatha is the patron saint for Nurses, Breast Cancer, Foundry Workers and Protector Against Fires. Saint Agatha memorial feast day is February 5th. Agatha was a virgin woman, living circa 250 A. D., who rejected advances from a Roman senator. Accusing her of being a Christian, the senator ordered her breasts cut off as punishment. As she stayed in her prison cell, Saint Peter returned them with a "celestial ointment".