Book of Saints – Prosdocimus

Saint Prosdocimus of PaduaArticle

(Saint) Bishop (November 7) (1st century) The first Bishop of Padua in North Italy, sent thither by the Apostle Saint Peter. He converted a multitude of Pagans to Christianity, and his memory has ever since remained in great veneration in the North-East of Italy. Tradition has it that he lived till near A.D. 100, but the various Lives written of him are not generally regarded as trustworthy.

MLA Citation

  • Monks of Ramsgate. “Prosdocimus”. Book of Saints, 1921. CatholicSaints.Info. 6 November 2016. Web. 23 January 2019. <>