Saint Anthony Daniel – Saint of the Day – October 19

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Saint Anthony Daniel Biography

Saint Anthony Daniel Profile. Born: 27 May 1601 in France, Europe. Worked in Italy, North America. Died: 4 July 1648 in Ontario, Canada. Feast Day is celebrated on October 19.

The Memorial of Saint Anthony Daniel – Saint of the Day

Saint Anthony Daniel 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 27 May 1601
Country of Birth France in Europe
Matrimony/Holy Orders Saints who were Priests
Profession Missionary
Place of Work Italy, North America
Date of Death 4 July 1648
Place of Death Ontario, Canada
Feast Day October 19
Beatification Beatified by N/A
Canonization Canonized by Pope Pius XI on 29 June 1930
Patron Saint of

St. Anthony Daniel Biography

St. Anthony Daniel was also known as Antoine Daniel. He joined the Jesuits in Rome, Italy on 1 October 1621. Appointed in 1629. Preacher to Canada in 1632, positioned at Cape Breton and Bias-d’or Lakes. Evangelist to the Huron at Ihonatiria from July 1634 until his passing. Established the main kid’s school in North America at Quebec in 1635. Killed simply outside the house of prayer wherein he had recently observed Mass.

St. Anthony Daniel
St. Anthony Daniel


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