February 20 — Leo of Catania; Eucherius of Orléans

Leo of Catania, the Wonderworker (708–789), was born in Ravenna, became a Benedictine, and lived a hermit’s life in Reggio while acting as archdeacon. When the bishop of Catania shuffled off the coil, the entire populace of that town had a vision telling them to find his successor living “in odour of sanctity” in a… Continue reading February 20 — Leo of Catania; Eucherius of Orléans