Saint William Tempier

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Canon regular at Saint-Hilaire-de-la-Celle. Bishop of Poitiers, France in 1184. Reformer who enforced discipline among his clergy. Persecuted for defending ecclesiastical freedom.

Died

Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Saint William Tempier“. CatholicSaints.Info. 26 March 2013. Web. 4 August 2015. <>