Saint Venantius of Viviers

Also known as

  • Venancio
  • Venanzio

Memorial

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Born to the Burgundian nobility. Bishop of Viviers, France for 27 years. Returned the liturgy to places that had fallen away from the Church, restored clerical discipline, and revitalized the faith throughout his diocese. Attended several synds, and was very active in the synod of Epaone in 517.

Died

Canonized

Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Saint Venantius of Viviers“. CatholicSaints.Info. 5 August 2016. Web. 27 August 2016. <>