St. Eustace of Vilna Biography
St. Eustace of Vilna Profile. Born: unknown in Lithuania, Europe. Worked in Lithuania. Died: December 13 1342 in Vilna, Lithuania. Feast Day is celebrated on April 14.
St. Eustace of Vilna 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||Lithuania of Europe|
|Matrimony/Holy Orders||Saints who were Not Married|
|Place of Work||Lithuania|
|Date of Death||December 13 1342|
|Place of Death||Vilna, Lithuania|
|Feast Day||April 14|
|Beatification||Beatified by Pre-Congregation|
|Canonization||Canonized by by Patriarch Alexius of Kiow|
|Patron Saint of||Vilna, Lithuania|
Saint Eustace of Vilna was nobles belonging to the court of the Lithuanian prince Algirdas, in Vilna. Eustace converted to the Christian faith by the priest Nestor. He refused to sacrifice to idols and professed to be Christians and for this; he was sentenced to be hanged. Later on, a church and the monastery built in his honor in 1347.