Sunday, July 12, 2020

Saint Ursus of Aosta – Saint of the Day – February 1, June 17

Saint Ursus of Aosta Biography

Saint Ursus of Aosta Profile. Born: N/A in Ireland, Europe. Worked in France. Died: 6th century in Aosta, Italy. Feast Day is celebrated on February 1, June 17.
The Feast of Saint Ursus of Aosta – Saint of the Day

Saint Ursus of Aosta 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 Ireland of Europe
Matrimony/Holy Orders Saints who were Deacons
Profession Giving to the poor
Place of Work France
Date of Death 6th century
Place of Death Aosta, Italy
Feast Day February 1, June 17
Beatification Beatified by N/A
Canonization Canonized by Pre-Congregation
Patron Saint of 1. Ivrea
2. Cogne
3. Invoked In Childbirth
4. Children Who Die Before Baptism
5. Invoked Against Faintness
6. Kidney Disease
7. Rheumatism

St. Ursus of Aosta Biography

He evangelized the area of Digne, France while fighting Arianism. He was also the Archdeacon under Bishop Jucundus of Aosta, Italy. When the Arian Ploziano became bishop of Aosta, he and several other canons moved to the church of Saint Peter just outside Aosta which is now known as Sant’ Orso. The church is the belonging church of Saint Peter and Saint Ursus.

St.  Ursus of Aosta
St. Ursus of Aosta