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Saints and Blesseds

PalestineSaint AphianPermalink

Born:287?
Died:306 🩸 (Caesarea in Palæstina, Palestine † 19)

Martyr. Layperson. Brother of Saint Aedesius of Alexandria.

TurkiyeSaint AphrahatPermalink

Born:280?
Died:345? (Antioch, Turkiye † 65)

Anchorite.

IraqSaint AphthoniusPermalink

Died:330 🩸 (Persia, Iraq)

Martyr. Layperson. Companion of Saint Acindynus, Saint Pegasius, Saint Elpidephorus and Saint Anempodistus.

SpainSaint Apodemo de ZaragozaPermalink

Died:304 🩸 (Zaragoza, Spain)

Martyr. Layperson.

JapanBlessed Apolinar Franco García, O.F.M. Obs.Permalink
アポリナール・フランコ  (日本語)

Born:1575 (Aguilar del Campo, Palencia, Spain)
Died:1622.09.12 🩸 (Ōmura, Nagasaki, Japan † 47)
Beatified:1867.07.07

Martyr. Priest of Order of Observant Friars Minor.

FranceBlessed Apollinaire de Pozat, O.F.M. Cap.Permalink
Jean-Jacques Morel  (secular name)

Born:1739.06.12 (Prez-vers-Noréaz, Fribourg, Switzerland)
Died:1792.09.02 🩸 (Paris, France † 53)
Beatified:1926.10.17

Martyr. Priest of Order of Capuchin Friars Minor (Capuchin Franciscans).

JapanBlessed ApolloniaPermalink
アポロニア  (日本語)

Born: (Hirado, Japan)
Died:1622.09.10 🩸 (Nishizaka, Nagasaki, Japan)
Beatified:1867.07.07

Martyr. Layperson of Nagasaki. Married. Member of Confraternity of the Rosary.

EgyptSaint Apollonia of AlexandriaPermalink

Died:259 🩸 (Alexandria, Egypt)

Martyr. Layperson.

ItalySaint Apollonio di RomaPermalink

Died:185.04.21 🩸 (Roma, Italy)

Martyr. Layperson. Apologist, philospher.

PortugalSaint ApolloniusPermalink

Died:IV century (Portugal)

Bishop.

EgyptSaint ApolloniusPermalink

Died:305 🩸 (Antinoöpolis, Egypt)

Martyr. Layperson. Musician. Companion of Saint Philemon.

EgyptSaint ApolloniusPermalink

Died:303? 🩸 (Alexandria, Egypt)

Martyr. Priest.

EgyptSaint ApolloniusPermalink

Died:III century 🩸 (Egypt)

Martyr. Layperson. Companion of Saint Marcian and Saint Nicanor.

TurkiyeSaint Apollonius of SardisPermalink

Born: (Sardis in Lydia, Turkiye)
Died:250 🩸 (Iconium, Turkiye)

Martyr. Layperson.

SpainBlessed Apolonia del Santísimo Sacramento, C.C.V.Permalink
Apolonia Lizárraga y Ochoa de Zabalegui  (secular name)

Born:1867.04.18 (Lezáun, Pamplona, Spain)
Died:1936.09.08 🩸 (Barcelona, Spain † 69)
Beatified:2007.10.28

Martyr. Religious of Carmelite Sisters of Charity Vedruna.

TurkiyeSaint ApphiaPermalink

Died:I century (Colossae, Turkiye)

Layperson. Wife of Saint Philemon of Colossae.

ItalySaint Appiano di ComacchioPermalink

Died:VIII century (Comacchio, Italy)

Hermit.

FranceSaint Aprus de SensPermalink

Born: (France)
Died:650?
Canonised:1903.12.09 (equipollently)

Priest. Hermit.

ItalySaint ApuleioPermalink

Died:I century 🩸 (Roma, Italy)

Martyr. Layperson. Disciple of Simon Magus. Companion of Saint Marcello.

IsraelSaint AquilaPermalink

Died:I century (Israel)

Layperson. Husband of Saint Priscilla. Tentmaker with Saint Paul of Tarsus. One of the Seventy Disciples.

AlgeriaSaint AquilaPermalink

Died:III century 🩸 (Caesarea of Mauritania, Algeria)

Martyr. Layperson. Wife of Saint Severian.

PalestineSaint AquilaPermalink

Died:361 🩸 (Palestine)

Martyr. Layperson. Companion of Saint Domitius, Saint Pelagia, Saint Eparchius and Saint Theodosia.

SpainBlessed Aquilino, F.M.S.Permalink
Baldomero Baró Riera  (secular name)

Born:1903.09.29 (Tiurana, Lleida, Spain)
Died:1936.09.03 🩸 (Les Avellanes, Balaguer, Lleida, Spain † 32)
Beatified:2013.10.13 (Tarragona, Spain)

Martyr. Religious of Marist Brothers.

SpainBlessed Aquilino Javier, F.S.C.Permalink
Celestino Ruiz Alegre  (secular name)

Born:1902.04.06 (Mazueco de Lara, Burgos, Spain)
Died:1936.08.28 🩸 (Griñon, Madrid, Spain † 34)
Beatified:2013.10.13 (Tarragona, Spain)

Martyr. Religious of Brothers of the Christian Schools (Lasalians, De La Salle Brothers).

SpainBlessed Aquilino Pastor CambeosPermalink

Born:1911.01.04 (Zarza de Granadilla, Cáceres, Spain)
Ordained Priest:1935.08.25
Died:1936.08.28 🩸 (Ubeda, Jaén, Spain † 25)
Beatified:2021.10.30 (Tortosa, Tarragona, Spain)

Martyr. Priest of Diocesan Labourer Priests of the Sacred Heart of Jesus.

SpainBlessed Aquilino Rivera TamargoPermalink

Born:1907.01.04 (Peal de Becerro, Jaén, Spain)
Died:1936.11.22 🩸 (Almería, Spain † 29)
Beatified:2017.03.25 (Almería, Spain)

Martyr. Priest of Guadix.

SpainBlessed Aramendía Urkia, C.M.F.Permalink

Born:1900.12.05 (Ovanos, Navarra, Spain)
Died:1936.08.17 🩸 (Vic, Barcelona, Spain † 35)
Beatified:2017.10.21 (Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain)

Martyr. Priest of Missionary Sons of the Immaculate Heart of Mary (Claretians).

IsraelSaint ArcadiusPermalink

Died:VI century (Jerusalem, Israel)

Religious. Monk. Son of Saint Xenophon and Saint Mary.

TunisiaSaint ArcadiusPermalink

Born: (Spain)
Died:437 🩸 (Africa, Tunisia)

Martyr. Layperson. Companion of Saint Paschasius, Saint Probus and Saint Eutychius.

AlgeriaSaint Arcadius of MauretaniaPermalink

Died:302? 🩸 (Caesarea di Mauritania, Algeria)

Martyr. Layperson.

SpainBlessed Arcángel de Valdavida, O.F.M. Cap.Permalink
Ángel de la Red Pérez  (secular name)

Born:1882.02.26 (Valdavida, León, Spain)
Died:1936.08.14 🩸 (Jove, Asturias, Spain † 54)
Beatified:2013.10.13 (Tarragona, Spain)

Martyr. Priest of Order of Capuchin Friars Minor (Capuchin Franciscans).

ItalyBlessed Arcangela, O. Carm.Permalink
Eleanora Girlani  (secular name)

Born:1460 (Trino, Italy)
Died:1494.01.25 (Mantova, Italy † 34)
Beatified:1864.10.01 (equipollently)

Religious of Carmelite Sisters.

ItalyBlessed Arcangelo Canetoli, C.R.S.M.R.Permalink

Born:1460 (Bologna, Italy)
Died:1513.04.16 (Gubbio, Italy † 53)
Beatified:1748.10.02 (equipollently)

Priest of Canons Regular of the Congregation of the Most Holy Saviour at Bologna.

ItalyBlessed Arcangelo Placenza da Calatafimi, O.F.M.Permalink

Born:1390 (Calatafimi, Italy)
Died:1460.07.24 (Alcamo, Italy † 70)
Beatified:1836.09.09 (equipollently)

Priest of Order of Friars Minor (Franciscans).

ItalySaint Arcangelo TadiniPermalink

Born:1846.12.12 (Verolanuova, Brescia, Italy)
Ordained Priest:1870
Died:1912.05.20 (Botticino Sera, Brescia, Italy † 65)
Beatified:1999.10.03
Canonised:2009.04.26

Priest of Brescia. Founder of Congregation of the Worker Sisters of the Holy House of Nazareth.

ItalySaint Archelao di OstiaPermalink

Died:235 🩸 (Ostia, Italy)

Martyr. Deacon. Companion of Saint Ciriaco di Ostia and Saint Massimo di Ostia.

TurkiyeSaint Archelaus of NicomediaPermalink

Died:III century? 🩸 (Nicomedia in Bithynia, Turkiye)

Martyr. Layperson. Companion of Saint Photius of Nicomedia and Saint Quirinus of Nicomedia.

TunisiaSaint ArchinimusPermalink

Died:462? 🩸 (Carthage, Tunisia)

Martyr. Layperson. Companion of Saint Armogastes and Saint Saturus.

TurkiyeSaint Archippus of ColossaePermalink

Born: (Colossae, Turkiye)
Died:I century 🩸

Bishop of Laodicea (? – I century)

Martyr. Bishop. Disciple of Saint Paul of Tarsus (Philemon 1:2, Colossians 4:17).

FranceSaint Ardaing de TournusPermalink

Died:1056 (Tournus, France)

Abbot. Abbot of Saint-Philibert de Tournus.

FranceSaint Ardo SmaragdusPermalink

Died:843.03 (Aniane, France)

Priest. Monk of Aniane. Hagiographer. Disciple of Saint Benedikt von Aniane.

ItalySaint Arduino di CepranoPermalink

Born: (Silian, England)
Died:627.07.28 (Ceprano, Italy)

Priest.

IsraelSaint AresPermalink

Born: (Egypt)
Died:308 🩸 (Ashkelon, Israel)

Martyr. Layperson. Companion of Saint Probus and Saint Elias.

Saudi ArabiaSaint ArethasPermalink

Died:523 🩸 (Najran, Saudi Arabia)

Martyr. Layperson.

FranceSaint Arey de GapPermalink

Born:535? (Chalon-sur-Saône, France)
Died:604.05.01 (Gap, France † 69)
Canonised:1903.12.09 (equipollently)

Bishop of Gap (France) (579? – 604.05.01)

Bishop.

ItalySaint ArgeoPermalink

Died:IV century 🩸 (Cori, Italy)

Martyr. Layperson. Brother of Saint Narciso and Saint Marcellino.

SpainSaint Argimiro de CórdobaPermalink

Died:856.06.28 🩸 (Córdoba, Spain)

Martyr. Layperson.

TurkiyeSaint Ariadne of PrymnessusPermalink
Arianna di Primnesso  (Italiano)

Born: (Phrygia, Turkiye)
Died:II century 🩸 (Phrygia, Turkiye)

Martyr. Layperson.

ItalySaint Arialdo di MilanoPermalink

Born:1010? (Cucciago, Italy)
Died:1066.06.27 🩸 (Isolino Partegora, Italy † 56)
Canonised:1904.07.13 (equipollently)

Martyr. Deacon.

GreeceSaint Aristarchus of ThessalonicaPermalink

Born: (Thessaloniki, Greece)
Died:I century (Thessaloniki, Greece)

Bishop. Disciple of Saint Paul of Tarsus on journey to Rome.

ItalySaint Aristeo di CapuaPermalink

Died:🩸

Bishop of Capua (Italy) (300 – 303)

Martyr. Bishop. Companion of Saint Antonino.

SpainBlessed Arístides Marcos, F.S.C.Permalink
Pedro José Cano Cebrían  (secular name)

Born:1906.06.01 (Villalba de los Morales, Teruel, Spain)
Died:1936.08.12 🩸 (Benicarló, Castellón, Spain † 30)
Beatified:2013.10.13 (Tarragona, Spain)

Martyr. Religious of Brothers of the Christian Schools (Lasalians, De La Salle Brothers).

GreeceSaint Aristides of AthensPermalink

Died:134? 🩸 (Athens, Greece)

Martyr. Layperson. Author of the Apology of Aristides.

EgyptSaint Aristo of AlexandriaPermalink

Died:III century? 🩸 (Alexandria, Egypt)

Martyr. Priest.

TunisiaSaint Aristo of CarthagePermalink

ItalySaint AristonePermalink

Died:IV century? 🩸 (Fiumicino, Italy)

Martyr. Layperson.

FranceBlessed Armand-Anne-Auguste-Antonin-Sicaire Chapt de RastignacPermalink

Born:1727.10.01 (Corgnac, Dordogne, France)
Died:1792.09.02 🩸 (Abbey of St-Germain-des-Prés, Paris, France † 64)
Beatified:1926.10.17

Martyr. Priest of Orléans.

FranceBlessed Armand de Foucauld de PontbriandPermalink

Born:1751.11.24 (Celles, Dordogne, France)
Died:1792.09.02 🩸 (Paris, France † 40)
Beatified:1926.10.17

Martyr. Priest of Arles.

FranceSaint Armel des BoschauxPermalink

Born:482 (Glamorgan, Wales)
Died:552 (Les Boschaux, France † 70)

Hermit.

ItalyArmida Barelli, O.F.S.Permalink

Born:1882.12.01 (Milano, Italy)
Died:1952.08.15 (Marzio, Italy † 69)
Beatified:2022.04.30 (Milano, Milano, Italy)

Layperson.

TunisiaSaint ArmogastesPermalink

Died:462? 🩸 (Carthage, Tunisia)

Martyr. Layperson. Companion of Saint Archinimus and Saint Saturus.

GermanySaint Arnold Janssen, S.V.D.Permalink

Born:1837.11.05 (Goch, Germany)
Ordained Priest:1861.08.15
Died:1909.01.15 (Steyl, Netherlands † 71)
Beatified:1975.10.19
Canonised:2003.10.05

Founder of Society of the Divine Word (Divine Word Missionaries) (1875.09.08)

Superior General of Society of the Divine Word (Divine Word Missionaries) (1875.09.08 – 1909)

Priest of Society of the Divine Word (Divine Word Missionaries). Founder of Congregation of the Missionary Sisters. Founder of Servants of the Holy Spirit. Founder of Congregation of the Sisters Servants of the Holy Spirit of Perpetual Adoration.

SpainBlessed Arnoldo Cirilo, F.S.C.Permalink
Joan Font Taulat  (secular name)

Born:1890.07.01 (Viladamat, Girona, Spain)
Died:1937.01.23 🩸 (Lleida, Spain † 46)
Beatified:2013.10.13 (Tarragona, Spain)

Martyr. Religious of Brothers of the Christian Schools (Lasalians, De La Salle Brothers).

SpainBlessed Arnoldo Julián, F.S.C.Permalink
Jesús Juan Otero  (secular name)

Born:1902.06.06 (Abastas, Palencia, Spain)
Died:1936.07.25 🩸 (Montcada, Barcelona, Spain † 34)
Beatified:2007.10.28

Martyr. Religious of Brothers of the Christian Schools (Lasalians, De La Salle Brothers).

FranceSaint Arnould de PalmèlePermalink

Born:1040 (Tiegem, Belgium)
Died:1087.08.15 (Oudenburg, Belgium † 47)
Canonised:1120.01.06

Bishop of Soissons (France) (1081 – 1082)

Bishop. Founder of Abbey of St. Peter in Oudenburg.

FranceBlessed Arnould, F.S.C.Permalink
Julian-Nicolas Rèche  (secular name)

Born:1838.09.02 (Landroff, Moselle, France)
Died:1890.10.23 (Rheims, France † 52)
Beatified:1987.11.01

Religious of Brothers of the Christian Schools (Lasalians, De La Salle Brothers).

ItalyBlessed Arrigo da BolzanoPermalink

Born:1250? (Bolzano, Italy)
Died:1315.06.10 (Treviso, Italy † 65)
Beatified:1750.07.23 (equipollently)

Layperson.

TurkiyeSaint ArsaciusPermalink

Died:358? (Nicomedia, Turkiye)

Hermit.

ItalySaint Arsenio di Reggio CalabriaPermalink

Born:810 (Reggio Calabria, Italy)
Died:904.05.12 (Armo, Italy † 94)

Hermit. Basilian monk.

SpainBlessed Arsenio, O.H.Permalink
Benito José Labre Mañoso González  (secular name)

Born:1879.07.19 (Lomoviejo, Valladolid, Spain)
Died:1936.07.30 🩸 (Calafell, Tarragona, Spain † 57)
Beatified:1992.10.25

Martyr. Religious of Order of the Hospitallers of Saint John of God.

ItalyBlessed Arsenio Maria da Trigolo, O.F.M. Cap.Permalink
Giuseppe Antonio Migliavacca  (secular name)

Born:1849.06.13 (Trigolo, Italy)
Ordained Priest:1874.03.21
Died:1909.12.10 (Bergamo, Italy † 60)
Beatified:2017.10.07 (Milano, Milano, Italy)

Priest of Order of Capuchin Friars Minor (Capuchin Franciscans).

EgyptSaint ArseniusPermalink

Died:250 🩸 (Alexandria, Egypt)

Martyr. Layperson. Companion of Saint Heron, Saint Isidore and Saint Dioscorus.

EgyptSaint Arsenius of ScetisPermalink

Born:350? (Roma, Italy)
Died:445 (Troe, Egypt † 95)

Deacon. Anchorite.

ItalySaint Artelaide di BeneventoPermalink

Born:544 (Costantinopole, Turkiye)
Died:567.03.03 (Benevento, Italy † 23)

Layperson.

ItalySaint Artema di PozzuoliPermalink

Born: (Pozzuoli, Italy)
Died:III century 🩸 (Pozzuoli, Italy)

Martyr. Layperson.

ArgentinaBlessed Artémides Zatti, S.D.B.Permalink

Born:1880.10.12 (Boretto, Italy)
Died:1951.03.15 (Videma, Río Negro, Argentina † 70)
Beatified:2002.04.14

Religious of Salesians of Saint John Bosco (Salesians). Pharmacist.

ItalySaint ArtemioPermalink

Died:302 🩸 (Roma, Italy)

Martyr. Layperson. Roman jailer. Husband of Saint Candida. Father of Saint Paulina.

FranceSaint Arthaud de Belley, O. Cart.Permalink

Born:1101
Died:1206 (Lochieu, France † 105)
Canonised:1834.06.02 (equipollently)

Bishop of Belley (France) (1188 – 1190)

Bishop and religious of Carthusian Order (Carthusians).

SpainBlessed Arturo Donoso Murillo, O.H.Permalink

Born:1917.03.13 (Puebla de Alcocer, Badajoz, Spain)
Died:1936.11.30 🩸 (Paracuellos de Jarama, Madrid, Spain † 19)
Beatified:1992.10.25

Martyr. Religious of Order of the Hospitallers of Saint John of God.

SpainBlessed Arturo Franco CastroPermalink

Born:1878.12.16 (Córdoba, Spain)
Ordained Priest:1903.06.06
Died:1936.07.23 🩸 (Fernán-Núñez, Córdoba, Spain † 57)
Beatified:2021.10.16 (Córdoba, Córdoba, Spain)

Martyr. Priest of Córdoba.

SpainBlessed Arturo García de la Fuente, O.E.S.A.Permalink

Born:1902.06.19 (Madrid, Spain)
Died:1936.11.30 🩸 (Paracuellos de Jarama, Madrid, Spain † 34)
Beatified:2007.10.28

Martyr. Priest of Order of Hermits of Saint Augustine (Augustinian Hermits).

SpainBlessed Arturo, F.S.C.Permalink
Joaquim Oliveras Puljarás  (secular name)

Born:1875.02.15 (San Feliu de Pallarols, Spain)
Died:1936.08.28 🩸 (Griñon, Madrid, Spain † 61)
Beatified:2013.10.13 (Tarragona, Spain)

Martyr. Religious of Brothers of the Christian Schools (Lasalians, De La Salle Brothers).

SpainBlessed Arturo Ros MontaltPermalink

Born:1901.10.26 (Vinalesa, Valencia, Spain)
Died:1936.08.28 🩸 (Moncada, Valencia, Spain † 34)
Beatified:2001.03.11

Martyr. Layperson of Valencia. Married.

SpainBlessed Arturo Tamarit Pinyol, C.M.F.Permalink

Born:1913.08.02 (Solerás, Lleida, Spain)
Ordained Priest:1936.04.19
Died:1936.07.25 🩸 (Lleida, Spain † 22)
Beatified:2017.10.21 (Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain)

Martyr. Priest of Missionary Sons of the Immaculate Heart of Mary (Claretians).

SpainBlessed Ascensión de San José de Calasanz, C.C.VPermalink
Ascensión Lloret Marco  (secular name)

Born:1879.05.21 (Gandía, Valencia, Spain)
Died:1936.09.07 🩸 (Gandía, Valencia, Spain † 57)
Beatified:2001.03.11

Martyr. Religious of Carmelite Sisters of Charity Vedruna.

SpainAscensión de San José Sánchez Romero, O.P.Permalink
Isabel  (secular name)

Born:1861.05.09 (Huéscar, Granada, Spain)
Died:1937.02.15 🩸 (Huéscar, Granada, Spain † 75)
Beatified:pending

Martyr. Religious of Order of Preachers (Dominican Nuns).

EgyptSaint Ascla of AntinoePermalink

Died:IV century 🩸 (Egypt)

Martyr. Layperson.

ItalySaint Asella di RomaPermalink

Born:334 (Roma, Italy)
Died:406? († 72)

Layperson.

SpainAsensio de la Viuda Solla, O.P.Permalink

Born:1880.06.19 (Valdespino Vaca, León, Spain)
Died:1936.08.14 🩸 (El Picado, Almagro, Ciudad Real, Spain † 56)
Beatified:pending

Martyr. Religious of Order of Preachers (Dominicans).

TurkiyeSaint AsianusPermalink

Died:740? 🩸 (Constantinople, Turkiye)

Martyr. Bishop.

IrelandSaint Asicus of ElphinPermalink

Died:490? (Racoon, Ireland)
Canonised:1902.06.19 (equipollently)

Bishop-Abbot nullius of Elphin (Ireland) (450? – 490?)

Bishop. Disciple of Saint Patrick.

BrazilBlessed Assunta Marchetti, M.S.C.S.Permalink

Born:1871.03.26 (Lombrici di Camaiore, Italy)
Died:1948.07.01 (São Paulo, Brazil † 77)
Beatified:2014.10.25 (São Paulo, Brazil)

Religious and founder of Missionaries of Saint Charles Borromeo.

ItalySaint Asterio di OstiaPermalink

Died:IV century? 🩸 (Ostia, Italy)

Martyr. Priest.

IsraelSaint AsteriusPermalink

Died:270? 🩸 (Cæsarea, Israel)

Martyr. Layperson. Roman senator.

TurkiyeSaint AsteriusPermalink

Died:303 🩸 (Cilicia, Turkiye)

Martyr. Layperson. Brother of Saint Claudius and Saint Neon.

TurkiyeSaint Asterius of AyașPermalink

Died:III century 🩸 (Ayaș, Turkiye)

Martyr. Layperson. Companion of Saint Thalalæus of Ayaș and Saint Alexander of Ayaș.

IraqSaint Asterius of EdessaPermalink

Born: (Iraq)
Died:284 🩸 (Iraq)

Martyr. Layperson.

ItalySaint AsyncritusPermalink

Died:I century (Roma, Italy)

Layperson. Disciple of Saint Paul of Tarsus (Romans 16:14).

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