Saint Amatus of Nusco

detail of an antique San Amato di Nusco holy card, date unknown, artist unknown; swiped with permission from the Santini Imagini web siteAlso known as

  • Amato di Nusco

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Born to a wealthy family. First bishop of Nusco, Italy in 1048. He restored and built churches, and helped found the Benedictine monastery of Santa Maria in nearby Fondigliano, Italy, a house that lasted 400 years.

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MLA Citation

  • “Saint Amatus of Nusco“. CatholicSaints.Info. 11 November 2016. Web. 26 February 2017. <>