Popular saints' names include St. Michael the Archangel, St. Patrick, St. Francis of Assisi and St. Valentine. Other popular saints are St. Christopher and St. Joseph.
Readers of Catholic Exchange name the Apostle Paul as the most popular saint, followed by Mother Teresa and St. Augustine. Voting was based on the person's influence. Apostle Paul wrote the majority of books in the Bible's New Testament and was an evangelizer of Jesus' gospel. Mother Teresa is not officially recognized by the Catholic Church as a saint but is considered the second-most influential "saint" for her selfless acts of humanity and positive impact on the world.