Saint Nicholas

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Related to Feast of Saint Nicholas: Nikolaus, Sankt Nikolaus, St. Nicholas Day
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Synonyms for Saint Nicholas

a bishop in Asia Minor who is associated with Santa Claus (4th century)

the legendary patron saint of children

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The Concert for the Feast of Saint Nicholas is held every other year and is organised by three local charities.
The soft, round faces of children at a Feast of Saint Nicholas ceremony (St.
This chapel held services only once a year, on the feast of Saint Nicholas (December 6).
Because the saint's life is so unreliably documented, Pope Paul VI ordered the feast of Saint Nicholas dropped from the official Roman Catholic calendar in 1969.
As we prepare to celebrate Christ's birth, the feast of Saint Nicholas reminds us of the value of small deeds done for the good of others.