Saint Apollinaris of Valence

Also known as

  • Aiplonay
  • Aiplomay

Memorial

Profile

Son of Saint Isychius. Elder brother of Saint Avitus of Vienne. Bishop of Valence, France in 486 after a long vacancy in the diocese, and Apollinaris exhausted himself in reforming abuses and re-vitalizing the faith. Exiled by King Sigismund for political reasons, but allowed to return when he miraculously healed the king.

Died

Canonized

MLA Citation

  • “Saint Apollinaris of Valence“. CatholicSaints.Info. 5 September 2009. Web. 27 May 2015. <>