St Mantius of Évora – Feast Day – May 21

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St Mantius of Évora was the first bishop of Lisbon and Évora, Spain who died as a martyr in Ebora Liberalitas Julia, Lusitania (present-day Évora, Portugal) during Christian persecutions after refusing to offer sacrifices to the pagan gods. We celebrate his feast day on May 21 every year in the Catholic Church.

 

The Memorial of St. Mantius of Évora – Feast Day

St Mantius of Évora 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 Évora, Portugal
Feast Day May 21
Canonized Pre-Congregation
   
   

Saint’s Biography

St Mantius of Évora was the first bishop of Lisbon and Évora, Spain who died as a martyr in Ebora Liberalitas Julia, Lusitania (present-day Évora, Portugal) during Christian persecutions after refusing to offer sacrifices to the pagan gods. We celebrate his feast day on May 21 every year in the Catholic Church.

Saint Mantius of Évora
St. Mantius of Évora

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