St Basileus of Braga – Feast Day – May 23

Today is Monday, January 30, 2023

St Basileus of Braga was the first bishop of Braga, Portugal who died as a martyr in the 1st Century AD. We celebrate his feast day on May 23 every year in the Catholic Church.

The Memorial of St. Basileus of Braga – Feast Day

St Basileus of Braga Biography

Date of Birth 1st Century AD
Country of Birth Portugal in Europe
Matrimony/Holy Orders Saints who were Bishops
Profession Bishop
Place of Work Portugal
Date of Death 1st Century AD
Place of Death Spain
Feast Day May 23
Canonization Pre-Congregation
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Saint’s Biography

Saint Basileus of Braga was the first bishop of Braga, Portugal. He was persecuted together with St Epitacius of Tuy who was the first bishop of Tuy, Spain.

Saint Basileus of Braga
St. Basileus of Braga

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