Friday, December 31, 2021 the Holy of San Silvestre among other names that are celebrated today according to the Christian Saint.
He was the Pope from January 31, 314 to December 31, 335 when he died. At the First Council of Nicaea he was represented by two priests. The legend has adorned his figure over the years. In 325 he built the Basilica of Saint Peter in Constantine. His name is in the Depositio Episcoportum and his memory in the Jeronimiano Martyrology.
The Catholic Church celebrates the name day of some of the canonized people every day of the year. Today Friday, December 31, 2021 is San Silvestre and 2290 in Spain celebrate their saint.
Although today it is known for the aforementioned day, the people called Melania, Barbaciano, Mario, Zótico, Columba also commemorate their onomastics.
What does it mean today to celebrate the saints? For hundreds of years the Catholic Church has set a day on the calendar to commemorate the feast of each of the saints. In each of the 365 days that we find in a year we can celebrate the exemplary life of these Christians and whose testimony of faith continues to this day.
Today, Friday, December 31, 2021 there are many santos and saints that are celebrated on the occasion of this Catholic tradition that is so intrinsic in our daily culture. Discover in ABC all the names of the saints that are celebrated today.
Roman martyrology It is the name given to the encyclopedia from which, today, all the names of the saints are obtained. This book is updated periodically, adding new saints after the canonizations carried out from the Vatican.
Today’s Santoral, December 31
The saints are much broader for each day. Today it is not only San Silvestre but we also celebrate the onomastics from:
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