This is the Saint of the Day list of Saints and Blesseds whose feast day falls on August 20 every year.
👉 Saint Bernard of Clairvaux, Abbot and Doctor of the Church
Blessed Teofilius Matulionis
Saint Maria de Mattias
Saint Zacchaeus the Publican
Saint Oswine of Deira
Saint Philibert of Jumièges
Blessed Manuel López Álvarez
Saint Bernardo Tolomei
Saint Amadour the Hermit
Blessed Enrique Rodríguez Tortosa
Blessed José Tapia Díaz de Villachica
Blessed María Climent Mateu
Saint Ronald of Orkney
Blessed Matías Cardona-Meseguer
Samuel the Patriarch
Blessed Gervais-Protais Brunel
Blessed Louis-François Lebrun
Blessed Wladyslaw Maczkowski
Saint Laura of Pollenza
Blessed Georg Häfner
Saint Lucius of Cyprus
Blessed Francesco Matienzo
Saint Edbert of Northumbria
Saint Bernard of Valdeiglesias
Saint Christopher of Cordoba
Saint Christopher of Cordoba was a monk at the Saint Martin de La Rojana monastery near Cordoba, Spain.
In 852 AD, in Cordoba, Spain he was martyred during the persecutions of Abderrahman II.
Saint Haduin of Le Mans
St Haduin of Le Mans was also known as Harduin. He was the Bishop at Le Mans, France.
He founded several monasteries including Notre-Dame-d’Evron. He died of natural causes in 662 AD.
Saint Burchard of Worms
Saint Burchard of Worms was born in Hesse, Germany and became a monk at Lobbes Abbey in Belgium. He was an expert in canon law. He reluctantly became the bishop of Worms, Germany in 1006 AD. He died in 1026 AD.
Saint Heliodorus of Persia
Saint Heliodorus of Persia was martyred in 362 AD with several hundred companions during the persecutions of Shapur II.
Saint Herbert Hoscam
St Herbert Hoscam was born in England. He became the Archbishop of Conze, Basilicata, Italy. He died of natural causes in 1180 AD. He is the patron saint of Conze, Italy.
Saint Gobert of Apremont
Saint Gobert was the Count of Apremont a Crusader and a Benedictine Cistercian monk at Villers, Brabant, Belgium. He died of natural causes in 1263 AD.
Saint Leovigild of Cordoba
St Leovigild was a priest and a monk in Cordoba, Spain. In 852 AD, in Cordoba, Spain, he was martyred in the persecutions of Abderrahman II.
Saint Maximus of Chinon
St Maximus founded the monastery of Chinon in France. He was a spiritual student of Saint Martin. He died in 470 AD.
Saint Porphyrius of Palestrina
Saint Porphyrius died as a martyr in Palestrina, Italy.
St Brogan is mentioned in the Gorman Martyrology.
Martyrs of the Spanish Civil War
These are the names of some of the thousands of people were murdered from 1934 to 1939, during the anti-Catholic persecutions of the Spanish Civil War.
Their names are;
- Blessed Tomás Campo Marín
- Blessed Serapio Sanz Iranzo
- Blessed Magí Albaigés Escoda
- Blessed Ismael Barrio Marquilla
- Blessed Hilario Barriocanal Quintana
- Blessed Francesc Llagostera Bonet
- Blessed Emili Bover Albareda
- Blessed Cristòfol Baqués Almirall
Other Saints Celebrated Today
- Benedicto Zafont
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