He was canonised by pope Benderict XiV. His skull is paraded in the city of Soria in Spain. The Roman Catholic priesthood has scattered his bones.
The bishop and his priests takes the skull out for a stroll.
The recognition of San Saturio as a saint in the catalog of saints of the Church arrived onAugust 31, 1743 by decree of Pope Benedict XIV, the patronage and festive character of both precepts was granted to the city of Soria, on the day of San Saturio. The city opens the month of October with a novena in honor of San Saturio, whose relics are processioned. The streets are dressed up with parades of giants and big heads, concerts and fireworks. It is tradition, on the other hand, to celebrate a pilgrimage to the hermitage of San Saturio.
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The skull of the papal “saint” is carried in a…
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