Saints of the Day – Alphonsus of Astorga, O.S.B., Bishop


9th century. When Saint Alphonsus retired from his episcopal office in Astorga, he became a monk at the abbey of Saint Stephen de Ribas de Sil in Spanish Galicia (Benedictines).

MLA Citation

  • Katherine I Rabenstein. Saints of the Day, 1998. CatholicSaints.Info. 7 October 2021. Web. 26 January 2022. <>