Thursday, July 2, 2020

Blessed Edoardo Giuseppe Rosaz – Saint of the Day – May 3

Bl. Edoardo Giuseppe Rosaz Biography

Bl. Edoardo Giuseppe Rosaz Profile. Born: 15 February 1830 in Italy, Europe. Worked in Italy. Died: 3 May 1903 in Susa, Piedmont, Italy. Feast Day is celebrated on May 3.


The Memorial of Bl. Edoardo Giuseppe Rosaz – Saint of the Day

Bl. Edoardo Giuseppe Rosaz Biography, Feast Day, Date of Birth, Country of Birth, Profession, Place of Work, Date of Death, Place of Death, Beatification Date, Canonization Date

Date of Birth 15 February 1830
Country of Birth Italy in Europe
Matrimony/Holy Orders Blesseds who were Bishops
Profession Priest, Bishop
Place of Work Italy
Date of Death 3 May 1903
Place of Death Susa, Piedmont, Italy
Feast Day May 3
Beatification Beatified by Pope John Paul II on 14 July 1991 in Susa, Piedmont, Italy
Canonization Canonized by N/A
Patron Saint of  
Blessed Edoardo Giuseppe Rosaz
Blessed Edoardo Giuseppe Rosaz

Blessed’s Biography

Blessed Edoardo Giuseppe Rosaz ordained in 1854 at Nice, France and worked in prison ministry. In 1856 Edoardo Giuseppe wrote a catechism and established a home for abused and abandoned children. He founded the Sisters of the Third Order of Saint Francis of Susa. Later in life, he was the bishop of Susa, Italy on 24 February 1878.


He died on 3 May 1903 in Susa, Piedmont, Italy.


Edoardo Giuseppe was venerated by Pope John Paul II on 22 March 1986.