Saint of the Day for April 18 2023

Today is Sunday, June 4, 2023

This is the Saint of the Day list of Saints and Blesseds whose feast day is April 18 2023.

Saint Perfecto of Cordoba

Saint Galdinus of Milan

Saint Athanasia of Aegina

Blessed James Oldo

Blessed Marie of the Incarnation

Blessed Andrés Hibernón Real

Blessed Idesbald of Dunes

Blessed Savina Petrilli

Saint Eleutherius of Illyria

Blessed Luca Passi

Saint Laserian of Leighlin

Blessed Roman Archutowski

Saint Agia of Hainault

Blessed Joseph Moreau

Saint Ursmar of Lobbes

Saint Calocerus of Brescia

Blessed Louis Leroy

Saint Wicterp of Augsburg

St. Wicterp of Augsburg was also referred to as Wigbert, Wiho, or Wicho. He held the position of abbot at Ellwangen, Germany and established monasteries in Füssen, Wessobrunn, and Kempten, all located in Germany.

He also served as the bishop of Augsburg, Germany. St. Wicterp died of natural causes in the year 749 AD.

Saint Anthia of Illyria

St. Anthia of Illyria was the mother of St. Eleutherius of Illyria and was among a group of twelve Christians, whose identities remain unknown, who were martyred during the persecutions of Hadrian.

Her mother was also among those who suffered martyrdom. St. Anthia died in the year 138 AD.

Saint Elpidius of Melitene

St. Elpidius of Melitene, also referred to as Elpidio, was born in Armenia during the 4th century. He met his death and died as a martyr in Melitene, Armenia.

Saint Corebus

St. Corebus, who served as an imperial Roman prefect in Messina, Sicily, underwent a conversion to Christianity following the teachings of St. Eleutherius.

However, he was martyred during the persecutions that occurred under Emperor Hadrian, and passed away in the year 138 AD.

Saint Gebuinus of Lyons

St. Gebuinus of Lyons held the position of Archbishop in Lyons, France, and died in the year 1080 of natural causes. He is recognized as the patron of the cathedral chapter of Langres.

Saint Hermogenes of Melitene

St. Hermogenes of Melitene was born in Armenia during the 4th century and died as a martyr in Melitene, Armenia.

Saint Eusebius of Fano

St. Eusebius of Fano held the position of bishop in Fano, Italy, but he died in 526 AD while in prison in Ravenna, Italy.

Saint Pusicio

St. Pusicio, who served as a courtier to Shapur II in Persia (modern-day Iran), suffered martyrdom after being fatally stabbed through the neck.

Saint Bitheus

St. Bitheus, a Welsh monk who lived in the sixth century, journeyed with and provided aid to St. Finian of Clonard during the latter’s missionary work in Ireland.

Saint Genocus

St. Genocus, a monk from Wales during the sixth century, accompanied and supported St. Finian of Clonard during his missionary efforts in Ireland.

Saint Cogitosus

St. Cogitosus, who lived during the eighth century and was a monk at Kildare in Ireland, authored a biography of St. Brigid.

Other Saints Celebrated Today

  • Antusa of Constantinople
  • Eoghan
  • Giovanni Isauro
  • Lassair of Donaghmoyne
List of Saints Whose Feast Day is April 18 - Catholic Saint of the Day
List of Saints Whose Feast Day is April 18 2023 – Catholic Saint of the Day

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