Sunday, August 18, 2019

Saint Reinhold of Cologne – Saint of the Day – January 7

St. Reinhold of Cologne Biography

St. Reinhold of Cologne Profile. Born: N/A in Germany, Europe. Worked in Germany. Died: 960 AD in Cologne, Germany. Feast Day is celebrated on January 7.

 

The Memorial of St. Reinhold of Cologne – Saint of the Day

St. Reinhold of Cologne 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 Germany of Europe
Matrimony/Holy Orders Saints who were Monks
Profession Monk, A construction worker
Place of Work Germany
Date of Death 960 AD
Place of Death Cologne, Germany
Feast Day January 7
Beatification  
Canonization Canonized by Pre congregation
Patron Saint of  

 

Saint’s Biography

Saint Reinhold of Cologne was a Benedictine monk at St. Pantaleon in Cologne. He came into conflict with the workers during a construction project, and they killed him and threw the body into the Rhine. Reinhold 

Death

He was beaten to death with hammers by stone masons in 960 at Cologne, Germany and his body thrown in the Rhine River. The body later found through divine revelation and his relics transferred to the church of Saint Rheinold in Dortmund, Germany in 1059.

Saint Reinhold of Cologne
St. Reinhold of Cologne