Amadio degli Amidei

Saint Amadeus degli Amidei
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Fresco of Bartolomeus Amidei
Born Republic of Florence
Died 1266
Monte Senario
Venerated in Catholic Church
Canonized 1888 by Pope Leo XIII
Feast 17 February
Patronage Servite Order

Amadeus of the Amidei (died 1266), also known as Bartolomeo degli Amidei, was one of the seven founders of the Servite Order in 1233. He was born into the Amidei family in the Republic of Florence, and died at Monte Senario in 1266. He was canonized in 1888. His feast day is with the other six, on 17 February.[1]

References

  1. ^ Bartolom├Ęo (in Italian). Enciclopedie on line. Rome: Istituto dell'Enciclopedia Italiana. Accessed June 2018.