Saint Mercurialis of Forli

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First bishop of Forli, Italy. Worked to convert pagans and suppress Arianism, which led to him being depicted in art as killing a dragon. Attended the Council of Rimini in 359.

Died

  • c.406 of natural causes

Canonized

Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Saint Mercurialis of Forli“. CatholicSaints.Info. 21 May 2012. Web. 2 April 2015. <>