Book of Saints – Aventinus of Chartres


AVENTINUS of CHARTRES (Saint) Bishop (February 4) (6th century) A French nobleman, Bishop, first of Chateaudun, and then of Chartres, remarkable for his zeal and devotedness to his work as a pastor of souls. Many miracles are recounted worked through his prayers. He subscribed the Acts of the Council of Orleans (A.D. 511) which he probably survived some years. A translation of his relics was celebrated in the year 1853.

MLA Citation

  • Monks of Ramsgate. “Aventinus of Chartres”. Book of Saints, 1921. CatholicSaints.Info. 5 August 2012. Web. 27 November 2020. <>