Tuesday, October 15, 2019

Saint Duje – Saint of the Day – May 7

St. Duje Biography

St. Duje Profile. Born: unknown in Syria, Asia. Worked in Syria, Croatia. Died: 304 in Croatia. Feast Day is celebrated on May 7.

 

The Memorial of St. Duje – Saint of the Day

St. Duje 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 unknown
Country of Birth Syria in Asia
Matrimony/Holy Orders Saints who were Bishops
Profession Bishop
Place of Work Syria, Croatia
Date of Death 304
Place of Death Croatia
Feast Day May 7
Beatification  
Canonization Canonized by Pre-Congregation
Patron Saint of  

 

Saint’s Biography

Saint Duje was the bishop of Salona, Dalmatia in the third century in Croatia. He was massacred with seven other Christians during emperor in Diocletian’s rule. Duje was beheaded in 304 at Salona, Dalmatia (in modern Croatia). He was secretly buried by other Christians. A basilica was built over this grave and a monastery grew up nearby and his relics later moved to the cathedral of bearby Split, Croatia.

Saint Duje
St. Duje