Book of Saints – Vivian – 28 August

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(Saint) Bishop (August 28) (5th century) A Bishop of Saintes in the West of France, distinguished for his zeal as a pastor of souls and for the courageous charity with which he faced the King of the Visi-Goths, to obtain the liberation of the prisoners the latter had taken while overrunning the country, and whom the Barbarians were about to reduce to slavery. Saint Vivian died about A.D. 460.

MLA Citation

  • Monks of Ramsgate. “Vivian”. Book of Saints, 1921. CatholicSaints.Info. 19 August 2016. Web. 28 October 2016. <>