Saint Costanzo of Capri

illustration of Saint Costanzo of Capri from the coat of arms for the city of Capri, Italy, date and artist unknownAlso known as

  • Costantio
  • Constantius
  • Antonii de Ripolis

Memorial

Profile

Wandering bishop who preached against heresies in southern Italy, arriving on the island of Capri c.739 where he settled to lead the church there.

Born

  • in Italy as Antonii de Ripolis

Died

Patronage

  • Capri, Italy (at least since the end of the 10th century when his intervention was asked to fend of invading Saracens)

Canonized

Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Saint Costanzo of Capri“. CatholicSaints.Info. 10 May 2016. Web. 9 December 2016. <>