Thursday, September 23, 2021

Saint of the Day for January 8

This is the Saint of the Day list of Saints and Blesseds whose feast day falls on January 8 every year.

👉 Our Lady of Prompt Succor

Blessed Eurosia Fabris

Saint Severinus of Noricum

Saint Gudule of Brussels

Saint Apollinaris the Apologist

Saint Erhard of Regensburg

Saint Thorfinn

Saint Abo of Tblisi

Saint Lawrence Giustiniani

Blessed Edward Waterson

Blessed Titus Zeman

Saint Pega of Peakirk

Saint Albert of Cashel

Saint Wulsin of Sherborne

Saint Lucian of Beauvais

Blessed Kristian Hosius

Saint Atticus of Constantinople

Saint Agathon of Scete

Blessed Jacques Corbeau

Saint Dominica of Constantinople

Saint George Chozebites

Blessed Nathalan of Aberdeen

Blessed Giacobella Mary of the Cross

Blessed Giacobella Mary of the Cross was a cloistered Mercedarian nun and the first leader of the Mercedarian monastery in Madrid, Spain. She was also a miracle worker. She died on 3rd August, 1643 in Madrid, Spain due to natural causes.

Saint Athelm of Canterbury

St. Athelm of Canterbury was also known as Atheim, Athelhelm, Aethelm, Aethelhelm or Adelmus. He was the paternal uncle of St. Dunstan of Canterbury. He was also a benedictine monk at Glastonbury, England and an abbot of Glastonbury. He served as the bishop of Wells, Somerset, England in 909 and Archbishop of Canterbury in 914. He died in 923 due to natural causes.

Saint Garibaldus of Regensburg

St. Garibaldus of Regensburg was also known as Garibaldus of Ratisbon or Gaubald. He was a benedictine monk in Bavaria, Germany. He was ordained by Saint Boniface c.740. He served as an abbot of St. Emmeran monastery at Regensburg, Germany. He was the first bishop of Regensburg. He died in 762 due to natural causes.

Saint Theodore of Chora

St. Theodore of Chora was the maternal uncle of Empress Theodora. He served as the General of the Byzantine armies during war with the Persians in 528. Following the war, he retired from the world to live as a hermit in the mountains around Antioch. He founded the Chora monastery outside Constantinople. He died in 595AD due to natural causes.

Saint Eugenian of Autun

St. Eugenian of Autun was also known as Egemoine, Egemon, Egemone, Egemonius, Egenion, Egmonius, Eugenianus, Eugenius or Igmonus. He was the latter 4th century bishop of Autun, France. In addition to this, he was a fierce opponent of Arianism, which led to his martyrdom. He died in the latter 4th century in Autun, France.

Saint Maximus of Pavia

St. Maximus of Pavia was also known as Maximus II, Massimo. He was the bishop of Pavia, Italy. He also attended the councils of Rome convened by Pope Saint Symmachus. He died in 514 due to natural causes.

Saint Carterius of Caesarea

St. Carterius of Caesarea was also known as Karterios. He was a priest and was martyred in the persecutions of Diocletian. He died in 304 at Caesarea, Cappadocia.

Saint Ergnad of Ulster

St. Ergnad of Ulster was born in the 5th century in Ulster, Ireland. She was also known as Ercnact or Ercnacta. She was a nun who received the veil from St. Patrick.

Saint Helladius

St. Helladius was born in Africa. He was also known as Elladio, Hellade or Hellas. He was a lay man martyr who died after being burned to death in a furnace in Libya.

Saint Theophilus the Martyr

St. Theophilus the Martyr was born in Africa. He was a deacon. He died as a martyr after being burned to death in a furnace in Libya.

Saint Emilian

St. Emilian was also known as Aemilian, Aemyliani or Aemylianus. He was a confessor of the faith. No details about him have survived.

Saint Maximian of Beauvais

St. Maximian of Beauvais was a missionary to Beauvais, France. He died a s a martyr in 290 at Beauvais, France.

Saint Julian of Beauvais

St. Julian of Beauvais was a missionary to Beauvais, France. He died as a martyr in 290 at Beauvais, France.

Saint Patiens of Metz

St. Patiens of Metz was the fourth bishop of Metz, France in the second century. He is the patron for Metz, France.

Saint Afflinus

St. Afflinus was a bishop. No other information about him is known.

Saint Patheus

St. Patheus was a marytr and no other information about him is known.

Martyrs of Greece

The martyrs of Greece were a group of Christians honored in Greece as martyrs, but there are no known details about their lives or deaths.

Their Names are;

  • Euctus
  • Felix
  • Januarius
  • Lucius
  • Palladius
  • Piscus
  • Rusticus
  • Secundus
  • Timotheus

Martyrs of Terni

Profile
A group of Christian soldiers in the imperial Roman army. Executed during the persecutions of emperor Claudius. Martyrs.

Died
270 in Terni, Italy

  • Carbonanus
  • Claudius
  • Planus
  • Tibudianus

Other Saints Celebrated Today

  • Semajas the Prophet
List of Saints Whose Feast Day is January 8 - Catholic Saint of the Day
List of Saints Whose Feast Day is January 8 – Catholic Saint of the Day

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