July 13: saint of the day, name day


The Saint of the day 13 July is Saint Emperor II emperor, which name day is celebrated and other saints who are celebrated on this date.

Saint Henry II emperor

Saint Henry II the Saint, born in Bad Abbach on May 6, 973 or 978 and died in Grona on July 13, 1024, was a Germanic emperor.

He was the son of Henry the Pacific, who died in 995, became Duke of Bavaria, was king of Italy from 1002 to 1024, emperor of the Holy Roman Empire and last exponent of the Saxon dynasty.

Very religious and firmly convinced of the precise responsibilities of the Emperor towards the faith and well-being of his subjects, he had strong control over the Church and the monasteries of Germany, aimed above all at promoting a moral reform of customs and, at a political level, to oppose them in power and frequent interference by the aristocracy.

Henry II, was canonized in 1146 by Pope Eugene III, for the merit of having been a devoted emperor, is celebrated on July 13th.

Other saints and celebrations on 13 July

  • Saints Alexander and thirty soldiers
  • Martyrs

  • Blessed Carlos Manuel Rodríguez Santiago
  • Puerto Rican lay person

  • Santa Clelia Barbieri
  • Saint Emanuele Le Van Phung
  • Father of the family, martyr

  • Sant'Esdra
  • Priest of the Old Testament

  • Saint Eugene of Carthage
  • Bishop

  • Blessed Ferdinando Maria Baccilieri
  • Priest

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  • Blessed James of Varazze
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  • St. Joseph Wang Guiji
  • Martyr

  • Blessed Ludovico Armando Giuseppe Adam and Bartolomeo Jarrige de la Morelie de Biars
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  • Blessed Magdalene of the Mother of God Verchière and 5 companions
  • Martyrs

  • Santa Mirope of Chios
  • Martyr

  • Saint Paul Liu Jinde
  • Martyr

  • San Serapione of Alessandria
  • Martyr

  • San Sila
  • Disciple of the Apostles

  • Blessed Thomas Tunstal
  • Martyr

    Saint of the Day — Henry — July 13th (June 2022)

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