Blessed Benvenutus of Gubbio

Also known as

  • Benvenuto

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Soldier; he later said that soldiers became good monks as they had learned discipline, endurance and obedience. Franciscan lay brother in 1222. At his own request, he was assigned to care for lepers, worked hard, was a beloved nurse, and was known as an ideal Franciscan.

Born

Died

Beatified

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MLA Citation

  • “Blessed Benvenutus of Gubbio“. CatholicSaints.Info. 25 June 2016. Web. 5 December 2016. <>