Saint Frontiniano of Alba

Saint Frontiniano of AlbaAlso known as

  • Frontinianus

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May have served as a soldier in an imperial Roman legion. Studied in his home town of Carcassonne, France, and became a deacon. Pilgrim to Rome, Italy with one Casiano, healing people along with way by praying for them, and performing other miracles including crossing a river on a piece of debris that floated up to carry him over. In Alba Pompeia, Italy, he expelled a demon from a teenager; the girl‘s parents converted and were baptized by Frontiniano, but the prefect of the city had him arrested and executed for the crime of being a Christian. Martyr.

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  • “Saint Frontiniano of Alba“. CatholicSaints.Info. 7 September 2016. Web. 5 December 2016. <>