Saint of the Day for June 2

Today is Thursday, March 23, 2023

This is the Saint of the Day list of Saints and Blesseds whose feast day falls on June 2 every year.

๐Ÿ‘‰ Saint Marcellinus and Saint Peter the Exorcist, Martyrs

Saint Erasmus

Saint Nicephorus of Constantinople

Blessed Sadoc of Sandomierz

Blessed Guido of Acqui

Saint Nicholas Peregrinus

Saint Blandina the Slave

Saint Daminh Ninh

Pope Saint Eugene I

Saint Photinus of Lyons

Blessed Demetrios of Philadelphia

Saint Stephen of Sweden

Blessed Joseph Tien

Saint Adalgis of Thierarche

Saint Dorotheus of Rome

Blessed Giovanni de Barthulono

Blessed Giovanni de Barthulono was born to an illustrious Italian family and died of natural causes in 1500 AD in Trapani, Italy. He was a Mercedarian and ransomed 49 Christians who had been enslaved in Africa. Additionally, he was noted for his personal piety and virtue.

Saint Juan de Ortega

St Juan de Ortega died of natural causes in 1150 AD. He was a priest in the diocese of Burgos, Spain, a pilgrim to Palestine, Rome, Italy, and Santiago de Compostela, Spain and later lived as a hermit near Burgos. He helped St Dominic de la Calzada build roads, bridges, hospices, etc. to improve the region and bring services to those in rural areas.

Saint Biblis of Lyons

St Biblis of Lyons, also known as Biblides, and died in 177 AD at Lyons, France. He was tortured to admit to the crime of cannibalism, a slur often ascribed to early Christians. Later, him together with other 45 Christians were martyred in the persecutions of Marcus Aurelius. Additionally, he become one of the Martyrs of Lyons and Vienne.

Saint Alexander of Vienne

St Alexander of Vienne died in 177 AD. He was a physician in Vienne, Gaul and also at adult stage he was converted to Christianity. He was a friend of St Pothinus and was arrested for his faith during the persecutions of Emperor Marcus Aurelius, he was tortured and executed. One of the Martyrs of Lyons and Vienne.

Saint Dictinus of Astorga

St Dictinus of Astorga died in 420 AD. He was a supporter of the Priscillianist heresy, he was brought back to orthodox Christianity by Saint Ambrose, renouncing his errors at the Council of Toledo in 400 AD. He later become a bishop of Astorga, Spain.

Saint Bodfan of Wales

St Bodfan of Wales, also known as he was a Bobouan or Boduan, was a patronage of seventh century monk at Beaumaris, Wales. He later become a paronage of Abergwyngregyn, Wales, Abern or Wales

Saint Armin of Egypt

St Armin of Egypt died in 304 AD and was menerated in Egypt and Ethiopia, but no details of him have survived.

Saint Ada of Ethiopia

St Ada of Ethiopia died as a martyr In Ethopia..

Saint Barbarinus

St Barbarinus, also known as Barbarunus, was a priest and also martyr.

Saint Honorata

St Honorata, also known as Honoratus, was a martyr.

Saint Evasius

St Evasius was a martyr.

Saint Humatus

St Humatus died as a martyr.

Saint Rogate

St Rogate died as a martyr.

Martyrs of Lyons and Vienne

  • Alexander of Vienne
  • Attalus of Pergamos
  • Biblis of Lyons
  • Blandina the Slave
  • Cominus of Lugdunum
  • Epagathus of Lugdunum
  • Maturus the Novice
  • Photinus of Lyons
  • Ponticus of Lugdunum
  • Sanctius of Vienne
  • Vettius of Lugdunum

Martyrs of Sandomierz

  • Zadok
  • Andrea, chaplain
  • James, novice master
  • Malachi, convent preacher
  • Paul, vicar
  • Peter, guardian of the garden
  • Simone, penitentiary


  • Philip
  • Matthew
  • Luke
  • John
  • Elia
  • Clemente
  • Bartholomew
  • Barnabas
  • Abel


  • Giuseppe,
  • Stefano
  • Joachim,


  • Abraham
  • Basil
  • Moses
  • Taddeo


  • Aaron
  • Benedict
  • David
  • Dominico
  • Mattia
  • Mauro
  • Michele
  • Onofrio
  • Timothy

Professed students

  • Christopher
  • Donato
  • Feliciano
  • Gervasio
  • Gordian
  • John
  • Mark
  • Medardo
  • Valentino


  • Daniele
  • Isaiah
  • Macario
  • Raffaele
  • Tobia

Lay brothers

  • Thomas, organist
  • Cyril, tailor
  • Jeremiah, shoemaker

Other Saints Celebrated Today

  • Madonna of the Tears
  • Martyrs of Rome
  • Conall of Drumcliff
List of Saints Whose Feast Day is June 2 - Catholic Saint of the Day
List of Saints Whose Feast Day is June 2 – Catholic Saint of the Day

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