Friday, November 22, 2019

Saint Bernard Valeara of Teramo Feast Day – 19 December – Saint of the Day

The Memorial of Saint Bernard Valeara of Teramo

Saint Bernard Valeara of Teramo is the Patron Saint of Teramo, Italy

Saint Bernard Valeara of Teramo Feast Day, Date of Birth, Country of Birth, Profession, Place of Work, Date of Death, Place of Death, Beatification Date, Canonization Date, Matrimony/Holy Orders, Bishops who became Saints

Today’s Readings – Year C

Saint Bernard Valeara of Teramo brief life History

Date of Birth 1050 AD
Country of Birth Italy in Europe
Profession Bishop of Teramo
Place of Work Teramo, Italy
Date of Death 19 December 1122
Place of Death Teramo, Italy
Feast Day 19 December
Beatification By Pre-Congregation
Canonization By Pre-Congregation
Patron Saint of Teramo, Italy

Saint Bernard Valeara of Teramo Short life History

Saint Bernard Valeara of Teramo was also known as
• Bernard Paleara
• Bernard Pagliara
• Bernhard, Berard, Bernardo, Berardo

He was born to the noble family da Pagliara, whose castle bore their name near the town of Isola del Gran Sasso in the Abruzzo region of Italy.

He was brother of Blessed Colomba of Mount Brancastello. He became a Benedictine monk at Monte Cassino abbey. Became a Priest and Bishop of Teramo, Italy in 1115.

He is known as a zealous reformer, evangelist, and for his charity.

He was born in the castle of Pagliara near Castelli, Isola del Gran Sasso, Teramo, Abruzzo, Italy

He Died of natural causes and was buried in the chapel of Saint Anne in the Old Cathedral of Teramo, Italy.

Today’s Saint Bernard Valeara of Teramo Feast Day Quote:

His relics were transferred to the new cathedral in 1174 to a chapel devoted to Saint Bernard in 1776

Saint Bernard Valeara of Teramo Feast Day
Saint Bernard Valeara of Teramo Feast Day