Book of Saints – Severus – 1 February

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(Saint) Bishop (February 1) (4th century) A native of Ravenna (Italy), and Bishop of that city. He was greatly loved and venerated by his flock; and he was privileged with many supernatural gifts and graces. He attended the Council of Sardica (A.D. 347), and died A.D. 389. Saint Peter Damian has left us a Sermon in praise of him.

MLA Citation

  • Monks of Ramsgate. “Severus”. Book of Saints, 1921. CatholicSaints.Info. 31 January 2017. Web. 21 October 2020. <>