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Lucy's name means "light", with the same root as "lucid" which means "clear, radiant, understandable." Unfortunately for us, Lucy's history does not match her name. Shrouded in the darkness of time, all we really know for certain is that this brave woman who lived in Syracuse lost her life in the persecution of Christians in the early fourth century. Her veneration spread to Rome so that by the sixth century the ... Continue Reading

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  1. Maddy
    4 years ago

    hey okay i am doing st.lucy as my saint and i nee another website that will give me more information on her. This has some good points, but i need more!!!!

  2. janaviel
    4 years ago

    Oh!I really find the of St.Lucy so interesting to read. In fact, it is my family saint's name and I'm proud to be a part of st.Lucy family "the shining Light". I will never forget her life story. I wanted to imitate her courageous acts.

  3. flaming fekete
    4 years ago

    I think her stories are very interesting. I love the fact that her man wanted to kill her when she ditched him at the altar. I think thats totally stick-to-it-iveness to her real Man... God!
    P.S (stick-to-it-iveness IS in fact a WORD. I looked it up in Websters.)

  4. Larissa
    4 years ago

    My confirmation name! One question: does anyone know where i could find more information about her???

  5. Moe
    4 years ago

    this was helpful because now i have information for a school project

  6. Lucia aka lucia
    4 years ago

    I not a very religionist person but knowing about st. lucy has made want to become one. ^-^

  7. Paola Martinez
    4 years ago

    Who is the author of this selection?

  8. 3!3N@
    4 years ago


  9. alcia
    4 years ago

    this has helped me do my report hope it gets an A heheheheheheheheehehehehehehehheehheh coment if u love me

  10. Meg
    4 years ago

    Next week is my confirmation and I feel blessed with the holy spirit already to have have such a good site to give me so much meaning to my saints name!

    Bless us all that we have found such a good site to save us from too much homework!

    Oh by the way Lucy of course you can! You can use any saint name if I really wanted to I could choose a male saint!

    Love to all the world and others from Meg age 11 turns twelve on the 19th of August! two more days!

    Bless God!

  11. Martha Mae
    4 years ago

    I love Saint Lucy, she is a GREAT role model and I really look up to her. She is a Great Saint for My saint report!
    Martha <3 4 God

  12. Lucy
    4 years ago

    My name is Lucy and I want to choose Lucy again for my confirmation name. Am I allowed to.

  13. brooke
    4 years ago

    my name is Brooke and I don't know if I should choose Lucy to be my name.

  14. micky :)
    4 years ago

    i chose saint Lucy as my confirmation name because she has such an inspirational story. she kept her faith in god even in her last few moments. :)

  15. hayley
    4 years ago

    i could use a little bit more information for my school project

  16. Nicholas Landholt
    4 years ago

    A few years ago I read somewhere that St. Lucia was the patron of salesmen, but I did not see that here. Would you be able to provide some more info, please? Thank you, and Godspeed.

  17. bethy
    4 years ago

    Lucy is my confirmation name!!!
    i am a fan of Lucy
    Lucy is my best friend
    not saint Lucy
    love u saint Lucy

  18. Jenna
    4 years ago

    I like St. Lucy because she was so brave, and stood by what she believed in. We too should be true to ourselves. I choose Lucy as my confirmation name. :-)

  19. Mary
    4 years ago

    I'm going to pick her as my confirmation name
    I really love this saint
    None of the saints i looked at really stuck
    But i feel i have learned so much and i could of used some more info
    but i think we all could learn from god and ourselves:)
    Thanks So Much!!!

  20. micky
    4 years ago

    so cool i could use a little bit of info

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