Saint Christopher, feast day:25 july. A patron saint of travellers, whose name means "Christ carrier"He is typically depicted as a tall, middle aged, bearded man with a staff who wades across a river carrying the Christ child on his shoulders
St. Josephine Bakhita was kidnapped as a young girl in Sudan and sold as a slave. She suffered bullying and hardship under different masters. One took her to Italy where she met the Canossian Sisters. She learned about Jesus and became a nun later. She led a holy life of humility, service and charity, inspiring everyone especially her African people. She also forgave her captors and those who caused her much suffering. She is the patron saint of Sudan. Her feast day is on 8 February.