This is the Saint of the Day list of Saints and Blesseds whose feast day falls on February 8 every year.
Blessed Esperanza de Jesus
Blessed Josephina Gabriella Bonino
Saint Laureatus of Rome
Blessed Peter Igneus
Saint Invenzio of Pavia
Blessed Jacoba de Settesoli
Saint Stephen of Muret
Saint Cuthman of Steyning
Saint Kigwe of Monmouthshire
Saint Oncho of Clonmore
Saint Elfleda of Whitby
Saint Cointha of Alexandria
Saint Honoratus of Milan
Blessed Ermanno of Foligno
Blessed Ermanno of Foligno was born in the late 12th century and died of natural causes in 1256 AD. He was a Franciscan friar minor at the convent in Foligno, Italy mostly known as a miracle worker. He was interred in the San Feliciano Cathedral in Foligno, Italy.
Saint Paul of Verdun
St Paul of Verdun died in 649 AD. He was courtier, a hermit on Mount Voge (modern Paulberg) near Trier, Germany and a monk at Tholey, Germany. Additionally, He was a bishop of Verdun, France.
Saint Mlada of Prague
St Mlada of Prague, also known as Mary of Prague or Mileda of Prague, died in 994 AD. She was a daughter of Duke Boleslav of Czechia and a founder of the convent of Saint George in Prague (in the modern Czech Republic).
Saint Nicetius of Besançon
St Nicetius of Besançon, also known as Nizier of Besançon, died in 611 AD. He was a bishop of Besançon, France and also a friend of St Columbanus of Luxeuil.
Saint Isaias Boner
St Isaias Boner was born in at Cracow, Poland and died in 1471 AD. He was an Augustinian hermit, a theologian and an exceptional professor of Holy Scripture within the order.
St Giacuto, also known as Iacuto, was a brother of St Winwaldo and St Guethnoc. In addition, he was a monk and a founder of a monastery in Brittany near the sea and led it as abbot until his death.
Saint Sebastian of Armenia
St Sebastian of Armenia, also known as Aemilian, was an Armenian monk and also a martyr.
Saint Dionysus of Armenia
St Dionysus of Armenia, also known as Aemilian was an Armenian monk and also a martyr.
Saint Emilian of Armenia
St Emilian of Armenia, aqlso known as Aemilian, was an Armenian monk and also a martyr.
Saint Cyriacus of Rome
St Cyriacus of Rome died in Rome, Italy as a martyr.
Saint Lucius of Rome
St Lucius of Rome died in Rome, Italy as a martyr.
Saint Paul of Rome
St Paul of Rome died in Rome, Italy as a martyr.
St Ruidche was a nun born in 9th century Ireland.
St Gisela died as a nun in 1277 AD.
Four Mercedarian Evangelists
Four Mercedarian Evangelists were the four Mercedarian friars. They evangelized the area of Provence (in modern France), working to convert Muslims and free enslaved Christians.
Their names are;
- Blessed Alfonso de Riera
- Blessed Francesco de Aretto
- Blessed Dionisio Rugger
- Blessed Francesco Donsu
Martyrs of Constantinople
Martyrs of Constantinople was a community of 5th century monks at the monastery of St Dius at Constantinople. They were imprisoned and martyred for loyalty to the Vatican during the Acacian Schism. They died in 485 AD in Constantinople.
Martyrs of Persia
Martyrs of Persia were an unknown number of Christians murdered in early 6th-century Persia. Legend says that so many miracles occurred through the intercession of these martyrs that the king decreed an end to the persecution of Christians.
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