Catholic Encyclopedia – Saint Colman of Stockerau

detail of a fresco of Saint Koloman, Collegiate Church of Klosterneuburg, Lower Austria, date unknown, artist unknown; photographed on 5 February 2014 by BSonne; swiped from Wikimedia CommonsArticle

Saint Colman, one of the patrons of Austria, was also an Irish saint, who, journeying to Jerusalem, was martyred near Vienna, in 1012, 13 October, on which day his feast is observed. His life, written by Erchenfrid of Melk, is in “Acta SS.”

MLA Citation

  • William Grattan-Flood. “Saint Colman”. Catholic Encyclopedia, 1913. CatholicSaints.Info. 11 August 2018. Web. 23 September 2021. <>