Thursday, September 23, 2021

Saint of the Day for September 24

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

Blessed Anton Martin Slomsek

Our Lady of Walsingham

Feast of Our Lady of Mercy

Blessed José Ramón Ferragud Girbes

Blessed William Spenser

Saint Vincent Strambi

Saint Gerard Sagredo

Blessed Encarnación Gil Valls

Saint Pacificus of San Severino

Saint Terence of Pesaro

Saint Isarnus of Toulouse

Blessed Colomba Matylda Gabriel

Saint Anathalon of Milan

Blessed Robert Hardesty

Saint Antonio González

Saint Coprio

St Coprio was abandoned by his parents as an infant on a dungheap (which in Greek is called koprìa). He was rescued and named Coprio by the monks of the nearby monastery of Saint Theodosius in Bethlehem.

The monks raised him as their own and he grew to become a monk all through his 90 years in the monastery and became a model of holiness.

Saint Paphnutius of Egypt

St Paphnutius of Egypt was a hermit. He came out of the wilderness to stand with his fellow Christians during the persecutions of Diocletian. In 303 AD, he was tortured on a rack then hanged from a palm tree and died as a martyr in Egypt.

Saint Ysarn of Saint Victor

St Ysarn of Saint Victor was born in Toulouse, France. He was a Benedictine monk and later an abbot of Saint Victor Abbey in Marseilles, France. The abbey progressed and flourished under him. He died in 1048 AD.

Saint Andochius of Autun

St Andochius of Autun was a priest in Smyrna and a missionary (assigned by Saint Polycarp) in the area of Autun in Gaul, now modern-day France in the Second-century. He died as a martyr in 179 AD.

Saint Thyrsus of Autun

Saint Thyrsus of Autun was a deacon in Smryna and a missionary (assigned by Saint Polycarp) in the area of Autun in Gaul, now modern-day France in the Second-century. He died as a martyr in 179 AD.

Saint Lupus of Lyons

St Lupus of Lyons was a monk near Lyons and later became the Archbishop of Lyons, France. He suffered in the turmoil which followed the death of Saint Sigismund of Burgundy. He died in 542 AD.

Saint Felix of Autun

St Felix of Autun was a rich, second-century merchant in Autun, France. He converted to Christianity, after which he assisted and supported missionaries in his region. He died as a martyr in 179 AD.

Saint Rusticus of Clermont

St Rusticus of Clermont was also known as Rotiri. From 426 AD to 446 AD, he was the Bishop of Clermont, France. He died in 446 AD.

Saint Erinhard

St Erinhard was born in Normandy, France. He became a monk and Prior. In 739 AD, he died in the diocese of Fontenelle, France.

Martyrs of Chalcedon

The Martyrs of Chalcedon were a group of forty-nine Christian choir singers of the church in Chalcedon in Asia Minor who, in 304 AD, were martyred together in their persecutions of Diocletian.

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 Santiago Arriaga Arrien
  • Blessed Rafael Rodríguez Mesa
  • Blessed Pascual Ferrer Botella
  • Blessed Melchor Rodríguez Villastrigo
  • Blessed Manuel Gómez Contioso
  • Blessed Luis de Erdoiza Zamalloa
  • Blessed Juan Francisco Joya Corralero
  • Blessed José María Ferrándiz Hernández
  • Blessed Esteban García y García
  • Blessed Antonio Pancorbo López

Other Saints Celebrated Today

  • Wolfgang of Steinkirchen
  • Robert of Knaresborough
  • Our Lady of Val Camonica
  • Dalmazio Moner
Saints Whose Feast Day is September 24 - Catholic Saint of the Day
Saints Whose Feast Day is September 24 – Catholic Saint of the Day

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