Wednesday, October 16, 2019

St Isidore of Saint Joseph – Saint of the Day – October 6

St Isidore of Saint Joseph Biography

St Isidore of t Joseph Profile. Born: 18 April 1881 in Belgium, Europe. Worked in Belgium. Died: 6 October 1916 in Belgium. Feast Day is celebrated on October 6.

The Memorial of Saint Isidore of Saint Joseph – Saint of the Day

St Isidore of Saint Joseph 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 18 April 1881
Country of Birth Belgium of Europe
Matrimony/Holy Orders Saints who were Not Married
Profession Missionary
Place of Work Belgium
Date of Death 6 October 1916
Place of Death Belgium
Feast Day October 6
Beatification Beatified by 30 September 1984 by Pope John Paul II
Canonization Canonized by precongrigation
Patron Saint of N/A

Saint Biography

Isidore of St Joseph was the Oldest of three children born to a pious farm family and loved working the fields.

A Passionist lay brother, entering the congregation in 1906 and making his vows on 13 September 1908, taking the name Isidore of Saint Joseph. Known for intense prayer life, and for his personal simplicity and charity. He Lost his right eye to cancer in 1911 and suffered through cancer during his few remaining years.