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Saint Remy - Archbishop of Rheims - 0533 - Champagne Gaul cybrotius 13 January 1 October (translation of relics) 15 January (France, general calendar) 3rd Sunday in September (Arignano, Italy) Profile…More
Saint Remy - Archbishop of Rheims - 0533 - Champagne Gaul cybrotius
13 January
1 October (translation of relics)
15 January (France, general calendar)
3rd Sunday in September (Arignano, Italy)

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Born to the Gallo-Roman nobility, the son of Emilius, count of Laon, and of Saint Celina; younger brother of Saint Principius of Soissons; uncle of Saint Lupus of Soissons. A speaker noted for his eloquence, he was selected bishop of Rheims (in modern France) at age 22 while still a layman, and served his diocese for 74 years. He evangelized throughout Gaul, working with Saint Vaast. Spiritual teacher of Saint Theodoric. Converted Clovis, king of the Franks, baptising him on 24 December 496; this opened the way to the conversion of all the Franks and the establishment of the Church throughout France. Blind at the time of his death.
Born
c.438
Died
13 January 533 of natural causes
interred on 15 January 533
relics transferred to the Basilica Saint-Rémy 1 October 1049
Canonized
1049 by Pope Saint Leo IX
Patronage
against epidemics
against fever
against plague
against religious indifference
against snakes
against throat pain

France
Dhuy, Belgium
Rheims, France, archdiocese of
Rheims, France, city of
Arignano, Italy
Representation
book
dove
lamp
Sancti Remigii, Episcopi Rhemensis et Confessoris, Galliis. Missale Romanum es decreto sacrosancti Concilii tridentini restitutum, Pii V. Pont. Max. iussu editum : Catholic Church : Free Download, Borrow, and Streaming : Internet Archive Lesson from the 1908 Roman Breviary. The Roman Breviary: Reformed By Order Of The Holy Œcumenical Council Of Trent ; Published By Order Of Pope St. Pius V. ; And Revised By Clement VIII, Urban VIII, And Leo XIII ; Together With The Offices Since Granted And The Martyrology, Volume 4 - Autumn : Catholic Church. English : Free Download, Borrow, and Streaming : Internet Archive
Jeffrey Ade
We were blessed with Mass Saturday, in which I pray for my Gloria friends! Imagine St. Remegius, or Clovis, or even St. Joan of Arc, from Dom Remy! France oh, glorious France where o' where are your lilis now?
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