The history of the Church is full of many female / women Catholic saints, who received recognition for Bl. Anne of Saint Bartholomew . St. Columba the Virgin.
The title Virgin is an honorific bestowed on female saints and blesseds in both the Eastern Orthodox Church and the Roman Catholic Church. Chastity is one of .
In fact, it seems like whenever a woman saint’s feast day comes around we are celebrating yet another virgin and martyr. Truth be told, this fascination is not limited to the Catholic Church. For much of Christian history, virginity was regarded as the primary sign of a holy.