Saint Helier

detail of a stained glass window of Saint Helier; date unknown, artist unknown; Basilica of Our Lady, Tongeren, Limburg, Belgium; photographed on 11 October 2012 by GFreihalter; swiped from Wikimedia Commons; click for source imageAlso known as

  • Elerio
  • Elier
  • Helerous
  • Hielier

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Sixth century cave-dwelling hermit on the island of Jersey near the village that later bore his name. Acquaintance of Saint Marculfus. Martyred by pagans to whom he was preaching.

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MLA Citation

  • “Saint Helier“. CatholicSaints.Info. 13 July 2013. Web. 7 July 2015. <>