Saint Stephen of Rieti

Memorial

Profile

Abbot at Rieti, Italy. Pope Saint Gregory the Great describes him as “rude of speech, but cultured of life”. Stephen devoted himself almost wholly to prayer, and was known for his concern with the spiritual lives even of those who wronged him.

Died

  • c.590 of natural causes

Canonized

Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Saint Stephen of Rieti“. Saints.SQPN.com. 30 January 2014. Web. 30 September 2014. <>