Tuesday, October 15, 2019

Blessed Nevolo of Faenza – Saint of the Day – July 27

Blessed Nevolo of Faenza Biography

Blessed Nevolo of Faenza Profile. Born: 13th century in Italy, Europe. Worked in Italy. Died: July 27, 1280 in Faenza, Italy. Feast Day is celebrated on July 27.

The Memorial of Blessed Nevolo of Faenza – Saint of the Day

Blessed Nevolo of Faenza 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 13th century
Country of Birth Italy in Europe
Matrimony/Holy Orders Blesseds who were Married
Profession Hermit
Place of Work Italy
Date of Death July 27, 1280
Place of Death Faenza, Italy
Feast Day July 27
Beatification Beatified by Pope Pius VII
Canonization Canonized by N/A
Patron Saint of cobblers


Blessed Nevolo of Faenza Biography

Blessed Nevolo of Faenza, the son of a craftsman. Lay shoemaker, who led a fragmented life in his youth and his early marriage. However, a serious illness at the age of 24 caused him to reevaluate his life. He had a conversion experience, regretted his early life and devoted himself to God, penance and prayer. He became a Franciscan and converted his wife into an active faith. His charity almost ruined his business. Make a pilgrimage to many holy sites and make 11 pilgrimages to Santiago de Compostela. Widower. Franciscan lay brother. Camaldolese hermit in the monastery of San Maglorio in Faenza, Italy, where his reputation for piety and wisdom continued to grow.