St. Lucy or St. Lucia is the patron saint for the blind & those with eye disorders.
Her name means "light".
She was born in Syracuse, Sicily, and was from a wealthy family.
She was persecuted while defending the Faith. Lucia is often depicted holding her eyes on a golden plate, because her eyes were gouged out before she was executed. She was a young courageous Christian woman, filled with the love of God. Read more about St. Lucy here.
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St. Lucia, ora pro nobis!