Saint Licerius of Couserans

detail of a 15th century illustration of Saint Lizier deCouserans, artist unknown; swiped from Wikimedia CommonsAlso known as

  • Licerio
  • Lizier

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Spiritual student of Saint Faustus of Riez in France. Bishop of Couserans, France in 506. Saved the city of Courserans from Visigoth destruction by prayer.

Born

  • 500 in Lleida in the Pyrenees (in modern Spain)

Died

  • c.548 in Courserans, Aquitaine (in modern France) of natural causes

Canonized

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MLA Citation

  • “Saint Licerius of Couserans“. CatholicSaints.Info. 27 August 2016. Web. 31 August 2016. <>