Tuesday, July 16, 2019

Saint Arbeo of Freising – Saint of the Day – May 4

St. Arbeo of Freising Biography

St. Arbeo of Freising Profile. Born: 723 AD in Italy, Europe. Worked in Italy. Died: 4 May 783 in Italy. Feast Day is celebrated on May 4.

 

The Memorial of St. Arbeo of Freising – Saint of the Day

St. Arbeo of Freising 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 723 AD
Country of Birth Italy in Europe
Matrimony/Holy Orders Saints who were Bishops
Profession Monk, Bishop
Place of Work Italy
Date of Death 4 May 783
Place of Death Italy
Feast Day May 4
Beatification  
Canonization Canonized by Pre-Congregation
Patron Saint of  
Saint Arbeo of Freising
St. Arbeo of Freising

Saint’s Biography

Saint Arbeo of Freising studied under Saint Corbinian and became a Benedictine monk. He was the first abbot at the Scharnitz Monastery at Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany in 763. Two years later he was the bishop of Freising, Germany. St. Arbeo increased his reputation of the diocese for prosperity and religious devotion, founded several convents, and make the Freising cathedral school and library famous for its scholarship.

Death

St. Arbeo died on May 4 783 of natural causes.