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Saint Desiderius of Langres - May 23

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Saint Desiderius of Langres Also known as Desiderius of Genoa Desiderio of… Dizier of… Didier of… Désiré of… Memorial 23 May 11 February (Hieronymian Martyrology) Profile Bishop of Langres, France…More
Saint Desiderius of Langres
Also known as

Desiderius of Genoa
Desiderio of…
Dizier of…
Didier of…
Désiré of…
Memorial

23 May
11 February (Hieronymian Martyrology)

Profile

Bishop of Langres, France. Supported the Acts of the Council of Serdica in 343. Killed by Vandal invaders while trying to negotiate with them for the people in his diocese. Martyr with many of his flock.

Born

307 in Genoa, Italy
Died

beheaded c.356 near Langres, France
buried in Langres
Canonized

Pre-Congregation