Saint Damian the Missionary

Also known as

  • Derivianus
  • Diruvianus
  • Deruvian
  • Dyfan

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Second century missionary from Rome, Italy to the British Isles, sent by Pope Saint Eleutherius at the request of King Lucius. Apparently worked in south Wales to judge by the churches dedicated to him.

Died

Canonized

Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Saint Damian the Missionary“. CatholicSaints.Info. 21 May 2015. Web. 2 September 2015. <>