Text from The Saint Andrew Daily Missal,
unless otherwise stated.
Saint Canute IV.
King and Martyr.
The death of Saint Canute IV of Denmark,
in the Church of Saint Albanus (1086).
Author: Christian Albrecht von Benzon (1816 - 1849).
This File: 21 February 2006.
God made manifest the Holiness of His servant by numerous Miracles wrought at his tomb.
Mass: In virtúte tua.
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Slain by rebels in 1086, he was the first Danish King to be Canonised. He was recognised by The Roman Catholic Church as Patron Saint of Denmark in 1101.