Sunday, December 15, 2019

Saint Martin of Vertou – Saint of the Day – October 24

Saint Martin of Vertou Biography

Saint Martin of Vertou Profile. Born: 527 AD in France, Europe. Worked in France. Died: 601 AD in Durieu, France. Feast Day is celebrated on October 24.

The Memorial of Saint Martin of Vertou – Saint of the Day

Saint Martin of Vertou 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 527 AD
Country of Birth France in Europe
Matrimony/Holy Orders Saints who were Deacons
Profession Missionary work
Place of Work France
Date of Death 601 AD
Place of Death Durieu, France
Feast Day October 24
Beatification Beatified by N/A
Canonization Canonized by Pre-Congregation
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Saint Martin of Vertou Biography

Saint Martin of Vertou was also known as Apostle of the Herbauges. He was born to a wealthy family, to a family outstanding in his district. Later he was appointed a minister by Saint Felix. Noted for his absence of aptitude as a minister. Loner in the Dumen timberland at Brittany. There his undeniable holiness pulled in such a significant number of devotees that he was constrained found Vertou nunnery close Nantes, France and fill in as its first abbot; legend says he was directed to the site of the cloister by a holy messenger. Later established Saint Jouin-de-Marne monastery, the religious community at Durieu, and aided the establishment of different houses. Detailed marvel laborer.