Saint Liborius of Le Mans

illustration of Saint Liborius of Le Mans from a wayside shrine in Bildstock am Tannenweg, Borchen, Kreis Paderborn., Germany; date and artist unknown; photographed on 28 March 2016 by Tsungam; swiped from Wikimedia CommonsAlso known as

  • Liboire
  • Liborio

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Born to a noble family of Gaul. Priest. Bishop of Le Mans, France from 348. Friend of Saint Martin of Tours. Served his diocese for 45 years, building many churches. The translation of his relics from Le Mans to Paderborn, Germany led to a sister-city relation that has lasted for over 1,000 years.

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  • “Saint Liborius of Le Mans“. CatholicSaints.Info. 11 April 2016. Web. 27 August 2016. <>