MARTYROLOGY-NOVEMBER 15

Martyrology-November 15th
Roman Martyrology-November 15th-on this date in various years-

At Cologne, St. Albert, surnamed the Great, bishop and confessor of the
Order of Preachers, renowned for his holiness and learning. Pope Pius XI
appointed him as Doctor of the universal Church, and Piius XII appointed him as
heavenly patron of those studying the natural sciences.

Also, the birthday of St. Eugene, bishop of Toledo and martyr, disciple of
blessed Denis the Areopagite. His martyrdom was completed near Paris, and he
received from our Lord a crown for his blessed sufferings. His body was
afterwards translated to Toledo in Spain.

At Nola in Campania, blessed Felix, bishop and martyr, who was renowned for
miracles from his fifteenth year. He completed the combats of his martyrdom
with thirty others, under the governor Marcian.

At Edessa in Mesopotamia, the martyrdom of St. Abibus, deacon, who was torn
with iron hooks and cast into the fire in the time of Emperor Licinius and
the governor Lysanias.

In the same place, the holy martyrs Gurias and Samonas, under Emperor
Diocletian and the governor Antoninus.

In Africa, the holy martyrs Secundus, Fidentian, and Varicus.

At Archingeay, in the neighbourhood of Saintes, the birthday of St. Malo,
bishop of Aleth, in France. He was born in England and from his earliest
years was famed for his miracles.

At Verona, St. Luperius, bishop and confessor.

At Klosterneuburg, near Vienna in Austria, St. Leopold, margrave of that
province of Austria. He was placed on the canon of the saints by Pope Innocent
VIII.

And elsewhere in divers places, many other holy martyrs, confessors, and
holy virgins.
R. Thanks be to God.

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