Book of Saints – Amator – 26 November


AMATOR (Saint) Bishop (November 26) (3rd century) A citizen of Autun (France), and afterwards Bishop of that city. He organised the Church of the Aedui (the Gallic tribes between the Saone and the Loire), and appears to have been Bishop among them in A.D. 270. His body was interred at Autun, near the shrine of the Martyr Saint Symphorian, who had suffered there in the preceding century.

MLA Citation

  • Monks of Ramsgate. “Amator”. Book of Saints, 1921. CatholicSaints.Info. 30 May 2012. Web. 29 September 2020. <>