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St. Sabinus of Canosa
February 9, Saint


Source: Catholicsaints.info



Roman Martyrology:  At Canossa, in Apulia, of St. Sabinus, bishop and confessor.

SHORT BIOGRAPHY

Bishop of Canosa, in the Apulia region of southern Italy. Friend of Saint Benedict of Narsia. Papal legate for Pope Saint Agapitus I to the court of Emperor Justinian at Constantinople from 535 to 536. Sabinus went blind in his later years.

He died on 556 of natural causes. His relics at Bari, Italy.  He is patron of Andria, Italy, diocese of Bari, Italy.

 








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