Saint Rainerio of Split

illustration of Saint Rainerio of Split from a 1952 German holy card; image based on a painting by Giovanni Battista detto l'Ortolano, c.1500; swiped from Wikimedia CommonsAlso known as

  • Rainerio of Cagli
  • Rainerio of Spalato
  • Raniero
  • Rainerius
  • Raynerius
  • Reynerius
  • Rajnerije
  • Arnir

Memorial

Profile

Camaldolese monk. Bishop of Cagli, Italy in 1154. Martyred for defending the rights of the Church against civil authorities.

Died

  • stoned to death by Slovenians in 1180 in Split, Dalmatia (in modern Croatia)

Patronage

Canonized

Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Saint Rainerio of Split“. CatholicSaints.Info. 7 August 2016. Web. 3 December 2016. <>