Sunday, August 18, 2019

Saint Daniel of Padua Feast Day – January 3 – Saint of the Day

The Memorial of Saint Daniel of Padua

Saint Daniel of Padua is the Patron Saint of

• lost articles
• prisoners
• women whose husbands are at war
• Padua, Italy

Saint Daniel of Padua 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, Deacons who became Saints

Today’s readings – Year C

Daniel of Padua brief life History

Date of Birth 2nd Century AD
Country of Birth Italy in Europe
Profession Deacon in Padua, Italy
Place of Work Padua, Italy
Date of Death 168 AD
Place of Death Padua, Italy
Feast Day January 3
Beatification By Pre-Congregation
Canonization By Pre-Congregation
Patron Saint of • lost articles
• prisoners
• women whose husbands are at war
• Padua, Italy

Saint Daniel of Padua Short life History

Daniel of Padua was a Jewish convert. He became Deacon to Saint Prosdocimus of Padua, and assisted in his missionary work. Martyed for his efforts during the persecutions of Marcus Aurelius.

He was nailed to a table to die of shock and blood loss in 168 at Padua, Italy
His relics were re-discovered in 1000 AD and found incorrupt and were solemnly enshrined on 3 January 1064

Today’s Saint Daniel of Padua Feast Day Quote:

Saint Daniel of Padua representation is deacon holding a towel and laver to indicate his service to his bishop

Saint Daniel of Padua Feast Day
Saint Daniel of Padua Feast Day