Saint Michael, one of the archangels, is the very popular patron saint of policemen. His name is Hebrew for the question "Who is like God?" He is usually represented in the act of defeating the devil, recalling his battle with Lucifer, leader of the fallen angels who rebelled against God at the beginning of creation. Patron saint of mariners, grocers, paratroopers, policemen, radiologists, the sick, and Germany. Feast day: September 29.