Tuesday, September 28, 2021

Saint of the Day for June 24

This is the Saint of the Day list of Saints and Blesseds whose feast day falls on June 24 every year.

The Solemnity of the Nativity of Saint John the Baptist

Saint Anastasia Guadalupe García Zavala

Saint Bartholomew of Farne

Saint Alena

Blessed Theodgar of Vestervig

Saint Rumold

Saint Gohardus of Nantes

Saint Iosephus Yuan Zaide

Saint Amphibalus of Verulam

Saint Amphibalus of Verulam was a cleric. He was a friend and co-worker of Saint Alban of Verulam. He was martyred in the persecutions of Diocletian in 304. His relics were enshrined in Saint Alban’s Abbey in 1178.

Saint Ivan the Hermit

Saint Ivan the Hermit was born Bohemian and became a ninth century Bohemian courtier who renounced his high position to become a hermit. He died of natural causes and was buried by St Ludmila.

Saint Colman Oilithir of Ross

Saint Colman Oilithir of Ross also known as Colman the Pilgrim ,Colmán or Colmanus was a student of Saint Finbar in Cork, Ireland. He was an evangelist in the area of Rosscarbery, East Carbery, County Cork, Munster, Ireland.

Blessed Henry the Hagiographer

Blessed Henry the Hagiographer also known as Heric born at Hery , France was a benedictine monk and became the headmaster of the monastic school at Saint-Germain d’Auxerre. He was a noted hagiographer and died in 880 of natural causes.

Blessed Christopher de Albarran

Blessed Christopher de Albarran was a mercedarian priest and became a missionary in area of modern Peru, Argentina and Paraguay. He was martyred by Chiriguanoss after being shot with arrows in 1566 and his body burned.

Saint Faustus of Rome

Saint Faustus of Rome was one of a group of 24 martyrs who died together in Rome, Italy, at an unknown date. No other information about him has survived.

Saint Agilbert of Creteil

Saint Agilbert of Creteil also known as Agilbertus died as martyr in Creteil, Gaul part of modern Paris, France in the period of the the 5th to 7th century.

Saint Theodulphus of Lobbes

Saint Theodulphus of Lobbes also known as Thiou was a benedictine monk and became abbot of Lobbes Abbey in Belgium. He was bishop of Lobbes and died in 776 of natural causes.

Saint Agoard of Creteil

Saint Agoard of Creteil also known as Agoardus died as a martyr in Creteil, Gaul part of modern Paris, France in the period of the the 5th to 7th century.

Saint Germoc

Saint Germoc also known as Gerome, Germoe or Germanus Mac Guill was a sixth century Irish chieftain and the brother of Saint Breaca. He became a monk and later in life he moved to Cornwall, England.

Saint John of Tuy

Saint John of Tuy was a hermit near Tuy, Spain who was born in the 9th century Spanish Galatia. His relics are enshrined in the Dominican church at Tuy, Spain.

Saint Simplicio of Autun

Saint Simplicio of Autun was born to the Frankish nobility and was married. He became bishop of Autun, Gaul in modern France and died in 375.

Saint Erembert I of Kremsmünster

Saint Erembert I of Kremsmünster was a benedictine monk and became abbot of Kremsmünster in Austria in 1050.

Saint John of Rome

Saint John of Rome was a martyr who died on the Via Salaria Antica, Rome, Italy.

Saint Festus of Rome

Saint Festus of Rome was a martyr who died on the Via Salaria Antica, Rome, Italy.

Martyrs of Satala

Martyrs of Satala is a group of seven Christian brothers who were soldiers in the imperial Roman army. They were kicked out of the military, exiled and eventually martyred in the persecutions of Maximian. They died in 311 at assorted locations around the Black Sea. Their names are Pharnacius ,Orentius ,Longinus ,Heros ,Firmus ,Firminus and Cyriacus.

Other Saints Celebrated Today

  • Madonna della Navicella
List of Saints Whose Feast Day is June 24 - Catholic Saint of the Day
List of Saints Whose Feast Day is June 24 – Catholic Saint of the Day

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