Saturday, August 24, 2019

Saint Valentine of Passau – Saint of the Day – January 7

St. Valentine of Passau Biography

St. Valentine of Passau Profile. Born: N/A in Switzerland, Europe. Worked in Switzerland. Died: 7 January 475 in Tyrol, Austria. Feast Day is celebrated on January 7.


The Memorial of St. Valentine of Passau – Saint of the Day

St. Valentine of Passau 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 Switzerland of Europe
Matrimony/Holy Orders Saints who were Monk
Profession Monk, Abbot, Missionary bishop, Hermit
Place of Work Switzerland
Date of Death 7 January 475
Place of Death Tyrol, Austria
Feast Day January 7
Canonization Canonized by Pre congregation
Patron Saint of
  1. Against convulsions
  2. Against epilepsy
  3. Against plague
  4. Cattle
  5. Pilgrims
  6. Poor people
  7. Passau, Germany

Saint’s Biography

Saint Valentine of Passau was first a monk secondly an abbot and thirdly a Missionary bishop in Rhaetia, Switzerland. Valentine later lived as a hermit near Mais, Austria.


He died on January 7 475 at Mais, Tyrol, Austria of natural causes and his remains Re-interred at Trent, Italy in 739. They were later transferred to the Cathedral of Saint Stephen in Passau, Germany in 764

Saint Valentine of Passau
St. Valentine of Passau