St Atto of Pistoia – Feast Day – May 22

Today is Tuesday, January 31, 2023

St Atto of Pistoia, also known as Atho, Attho, or Attone was the Catholic bishop of Pistoia and abbot of Vallombrosa. He was born in 1070 AD in Beja, Portugal and died on May 22 1153 at the age 83 in Pistoia, Italy. We celebrate his feast day on May 22 every year in the Catholic Church.

The Feast of St. Atto of Pistoia – Feast Day

St Atto of Pistoia Biography

Date of Birth

1070 AD

Country/Place of Birth

Beja, Portugal

Matrimony/Holy Orders

Saints who were Bishops

Profession

Monk, Abbot, Bishop

Place of Work

Italy

Date of Death

1153 AD

Place of Death

Pistoia, Italy

Feast Day

May 22

Canonization

Pre-Congregation

Patron Saint of

 

Saint’s Biography

Saint Atto was a monk and an abbot of Vallombrosa. Later he became bishop of Pistoia, Italy for 20 years. Atto Wrote the work on the relics and miracles that happened in St James of Compostella.

Saint Atto of Pistoia
Saint Atto of Pistoia

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