Blessed Amadeus of Savoy

portrait of Amadeus IX, Duke of Savoy, fresco, after 1474, San Domenico church, Turin, ItalyAlso known as

  • Amadeus IX
  • Amedee….

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Member of the royal house of Piedmont. Duke of Savoy (an area of modern France). Known as a just and charitable ruler, he promoted the Church in his realm and personal holiness in his subjects.

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Patronage

Representation

  • duke distributing alms from a sack
  • collar of the Supreme Order of the Most Holy Annunciation
Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Blessed Amadeus of Savoy“. Saints.SQPN.com. 26 April 2014. Web. 23 September 2014. <>