This is the Saint of the Day list of Saints and Blesseds whose feast day falls on August 6 every year
Blessed Maria Francesca Rubatto
Blessed Tadeusz Dulny
Blessed Josep Domènech Bonet
Blessed Carlos López Vidal
Saint Justus and Pastor of Alcala
Blessed Gezelin of Schlebusch
Saint Gislain of Luxemburg
Saint Glisente of Brescia
Blessed Guillermo Sanz
Pope Saint Hormisdas
Blessed William of Altavilla
Blessed Octavian of Savona
Blessed Octavian of Savona was born in 1060 AD at Quingey, diocese of Besancon, France and was the brother of Pope Saint Callistus II.
He was educated by Benedictines and became a Benedictine monk at Saint Peter’s abbey at Pavia, Italy. He, later on, became the Bishop of Savona, Italy in 1129 AD.
He died of natural causes in 1132 AD and was beatified through a cultus confirmation by Pope Pius VI in 1793 AD
Martyrs of Cardeña
The Martyrs of Cardeña are the two hundred Benedictine monks at the Saint Peter of Cardegna monastery, Burgos, Spain. They were martyred by invading Saracens in the 8th century.
After they met their death they were buried in a nearby churchyard in Burgos, Spain by local Christians.
They were beatified through a cultus confirmation by Pope Clement VIII in 1603 AD.
Blessed Goderanno was a Benedictine monk at the Abbey of Cluny. He became the Abbot of Maillezais Abbey and later on the Bishop of Saintes, France.
He died of natural causes on August 6 1074.
Saint Stephen of Cardeña
Saint Stephen of Cardeña was a monk and Abbot of the Castilian monastery of Cardeña in the archdiocese of Burgos, Spain. He led over 200 brother monks and were martyred by invading Saracens in 872 AD.
Saint James the Syrian
Saint James the Syrian was a Monk at Amida (Diarbekir), Mesopotamia who was known for his great austerities and miracle work. In 500 AD he died of natural causes.
Saint Hardulf of Breedon
Saint Hardulf of Breedon was a hermit in Breedon, Leicestershire, England. who died in the 7th century.
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.
• Blessed Saturnino Ortega Montealegre
• Blessed Juan Silverio Pérez Ruano
• Blessed José María Recalde Magúregui
• Blessed José González Ramos Campos
• Blessed Andrés Soto Carrera
• Blessed Alejandro Casare Menéndez
Other Saints Celebrated Today
- Matthew Bascio
- Giovanna di Savoia
- Winthir von Neuhausen
- Glisente of Valcamonica
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