Saint Philastrius of Brescia

Also known as

  • Philaster of Brescia

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Bishop of Brescia, Italy. Bishop during a time of Arian disturbances, he strongly opposed and wrote against the heresy. Known for his charity to the poor of his flock.

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MLA Citation

  • “Saint Philastrius of Brescia“. CatholicSaints.Info. 19 June 2010. Web. 7 July 2015. <>