Saint of the Day for September 17

Today is Friday, June 2, 2023

This is the Saint of the Day list of Saints and Blesseds whose feast day falls on September 17 every year.

👉 Saint Robert Bellarmine

👉 Saint Hildegard von Bingen

Saint Zygmunt Szcesny Felinski

Blessed Leonella Sgorbati

Saint Lambert of Maastricht

Blessed Stanislaw of Jesus and Mary

Saint Peter Arbues

Saint Columba of Cordova

Saint Emmanuel Nguyen Van Trieu

Blessed Zygmunt Sajna

Saint Satyrus of Milan

Stigmata of Saint Francis of Assisi

Saint Rodingus

Saint Narcissus of Rome

St Narcissus owned a house in Rome, Italy that was used by Saint Lawrence of Rome to distribute alms to the poor after Lawrence had miraculously cured his blindness. He died as a martyr in 260 AD.

Saint Uni of Bremen

St Uni of Bremen was also known as Huno, Unni or Unno. He was a monk at New Corvey Abbey and later the Archbishop of Bremen-Hamburg, Germany in 917 AD. He evangelized Sweden and Denmark and later on died in Birka, Sweden in 936 AD.

Saint Justin of Rome

St Justin of Rome was a priest. In 259 AD, he was martyred in Rome, Italy for giving Christian burial to the bodies of martyrs. His relics were translated to Frisingen, Germany.

Saint Theodora

St Theodora was a wealthy member of the imperial Roman nobility. To support fellow Christians she spent majorly from her wealth during the persecutions of Diocletian. He died as a martyr in 305 AD.

Saint Agathoclia

St Agathoclia was a Christian slave of a non-Christian master. She was tortured, tried, mutilated and martyred for her faith. She is the patron saint of Aragon, Spain.

Saint Flocellus

St Flocellus was a young man who was tortured and thrown to wild animals and died as a martyr in the 2nd century at Autun, France during the persecutions of Marcus Aurelius.

Saint Brogan of Ross Tuirc

St Brogan of Ross Tuirc was an abbot of Ross Tuirc, Ossory, Ireland in the seventh century. He is the author of a hymn to Saint Brigid.

Saint Crescendo of Rome

St Crescendo of Rome was also known as Crescentio. She died as a martyr in 260 AD.

Saint Socrates

St Socrates was an early martyr venerated in England.

Saint Stephen

Saint Stephen was an early martyr venerated in England.

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. 

Their names are;

  • Blessed Timoteo Valero Pérez
  • Blessed Juan Ventura Solsona
  • Blessed Álvaro Santos Cejudo Moreno Chocano

Other Saints Celebrated Today

  • Reginald of Mélinais
  • Peter of Liege
  • Francis Mary of Camporosso
  • Cherubino Testa of Avigliana
  • Camilla of Carcassonne
  • Badurad of Paderborn
  • Antonio Morell
  • Andoletus of Liege
Saints Whose Feast Day is September 17 - Catholic Saint of the Day
Saints Whose Feast Day is September 17 – Catholic Saint of the Day

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