Book of Saints – Felix of Nantes


FELIX of NANTES (Saint) Bishop (July 7) (6th century) A learned and pious prelate who governed ably and successfully in the Diocese of Nantes for about thirty-three years. He was noted for his zeal for Church discipline, and still more for his charity to the poor. He assisted at the French Councils of his time and built the Cathedral of Nantes. He died January 8, A.D. 584. His festival is kept in July, the anniversary of the Translation of his relics.

MLA Citation

  • Monks of Ramsgate. “Felix of Nantes”. Book of Saints, 1921. CatholicSaints.Info. 9 April 2013. Web. 15 June 2021. <>