Saint Sulpicius Severus

detail of an antique holy card of Saint Sulpicius Severus, date and artist unknownMemorial


Bishop of Bourges, France in 584. Attended the Council of Macon in 585. Spiritual teacher of Saint Clair. Wrote a popular biography of Saint Martin of Tours, which work is credited for spreading the story of Martin, who was a model of holiness in medieval times.



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MLA Citation

  • “Saint Sulpicius Severus“. CatholicSaints.Info. 21 August 2020. Web. 27 July 2021. <>