Sunday, July 12, 2020

Saint Raynald of Nocera – Saint of the Day – February 9

Saint Raynald of Nocera Biography

Saint Raynald of Nocera Profile. Born: N/A in Italy, Europe. Worked in Italy. Died: 9 February 1217 in Nocera, Umbria, Italy. Feast Day is celebrated on February 9.

The Memorial of Saint Raynald of Nocera – Saint of the Day

Saint Raynald of Nocera 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 N/A
Country of Birth Italy of Europe
Matrimony/Holy Orders Saints who were Bishops
Profession Missionary work
Place of Work Italy
Date of Death 9 February 1217
Place of Death Nocera, Umbria, Italy
Feast Day February 9
Beatification Beatified by N/A
Canonization Canonized by Pre-Congregation
Patron Saint of 1. Assisi-Nocera Umbra-Gualdo Tadino, Italy, diocese of
2. Nocera, Italy

Saint Raynald of Nocera Biography

St. Raynald of Nocera was born to a noble family being the eldest son of the count of Postignano. He had a good education where his family expected him to venture in politics but he felt a call to a pious life.

He surrendered all his possessions and left the worldly things to live as a hermit on mount Serrasanta, Italy. Later, he became a Benedictine monk at Fonte-Avellana, Italy and was chosen the prior of his monstery.

He was the Bishop of Nocera, Italy as from 1209 AD to 1213 AD where he worked in the Roman Curia. He is recognized for his Charity to the poor.

St. Raynald of Nocera
St. Raynald of Nocera