Book of Saints – Perpetuus

Saint Perpetuus of ToursArticle

(Saint) Bishop (April 8) (5th century) A Bishop of Tours, remarkable not only for his zeal in the cause of religion, but also for his sedulous care of the poor, in the helping of whom he spent all his revenues. He rebuilt many churches in his Diocese and provided fitting shrines for the Relics of Saints venerated at Tours. He died A.D. 490, having been Bishop for thirty years.

MLA Citation

  • Monks of Ramsgate. “Perpetuus”. Book of Saints, 1921. CatholicSaints.Info. 20 September 2016. Web. 4 August 2021. <>