St Processus and St Martinian, who converted under the influence of their prisoners; they’re the patron saints of wardens, jailers, and prison police.
It’s the Feast of the Jailers of Sts Peter and Paul
July 2, 2013 by Eve Tushnet
Filed Under: Mackerel-Snapping Tagged With: a cloud of witnesses, no more cotton-pickin' prisons, prayers to St Joseph Cafasso, weird saints
Related posts from Eve Tushnet:
"At Least Two States Let Prisons Charge the Families of Dead Ex-Prisoners for Their Food and Health Care": Dara Lind
About Eve Tushnet