Blessed Hugolinus of Gualdo Cattaneo – Feast Day – January 1

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Blessed Hugolinus of Gualdo Cattaneo was born 1200 A.D in Gualdo Cattaneo, Italy. He worked in Italy and died in January 1 1260 in Gualdo Cattaneo, Italy. His feast Day is celebrated on January 1.

Blessed Hugolinus of Gualdo Cattaneo Biography
Date of Birth 1200 A.D
Country of Birth Italy of Europe
Profession Hermit
Place of Work Italy
Date of Death January 1 1260
Place of Death Gualdo Cattaneo, Italy
Feast Day January 1
Beatification Beatified by March 12 1919 by Pope Benedict XV
Canonization Canonized by N/A
Patron Saint of Gualdo Cattaneo, Italy
 

Blessed Hugolinus of Gualdo Cattaneo Life History

He was born around 1200 in Gualdo Cattaneo in the Umbria region of central Italy. He is called in Latin Hugolinus a Gualdo Captaneorum .

At a young age, he became an Augustine rhythm (Ordo Fratrum Eremitarum Sancti Augustini – OESA, since 1969: Ordo Sancti Augustini – OSA).

In 1258, he founded a monastery in his hometown along with the Blessed Angelus of Foligno , after the Benedictines had given them their monastery and church. The Church was dedicated to Saint Augustine.

Blessed Hugolinus of Gualdo Cattaneo Date of birth

He was born in c.1200 in Gualdo Cattaneo, Italy.

Place of Birth

He was born in Gualdo Cattaneo, Italy

Family Background

Augustinian hermit as a young man. With Blessed Angelus of Foligno, he founded a monastery in Gualdo Cattaneo, Italy in 1258, and served his remaining years as the prior of the house. For many years there was fellowship named for him, but it dissolved in 1568.

Profession

In 1258, he founded a monastery in his hometown along with the Blessed Angelus of Foligno , after the Benedictines had given them their monastery and church. The Church was dedicated to Saint Augustine.

Blessed Hugolinus of Gualdo Cattaneo Date of Death

He died on 1 January 1260 in Gualdo Cattaneo, Italy of natural causes.

Blessed Hugolinus of Gualdo Cattaneo Place of Death

He died in Gualdo Cattaneo, Italy of natural causes.

Blessed Hugolinus of Gualdo Cattaneo Feast Day

His feast Day is celebrated on January 1 every year.

Beatification

He was beatified on 12 March 1919 by Pope Benedict XV (cultus confirmed).

Patron Saint of

He was a Patron Saint of Gualdo Cattaneo, Italy.


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