Blessed Fazzio of Verona

Blessed Fazzio of VeronaAlso known as

  • Facio
  • Facius
  • Fatius
  • Fazio
  • Fazius



An accomplished goldsmith in Verona, Italy, his business opponents developed a vicious hatred for him. He moved to Cremona, Italy, where he worked and gave away his earnings to the poor. Pilgrim to Compostela, Spain, and to Rome, Italy. Returning to his native Verona, he was falsely accused by old opponents, arrested, tried and aquitted; he immediately returned to Cremona. Founded the Order of the Holy Spirit at Cremona, an Order charged with the care of pilgrims and the sick.



  • 1272 of natural causes
Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Blessed Fazzio of Verona“. CatholicSaints.Info. 5 May 2020. Web. 1 August 2021. <>