Saints of the Day – Contestus of Bayeux, Bishop

detail of a stained glass window of Saint Contest, bishop of Bayeux; Duval et Panchet Bellerose, 1839; chapel of Saint-Hilaire, Saint-Contest and Sainte-Honorine, Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Bayeux, France; photographed on 16 August 2012 by Giogo; swiped from Wikimedia CommonsArticle

Died c.510. Saint Contestus was bishop of Bayeux in Normandy from 480 until his death (Benedictines).

MLA Citation

  • Katherine I Rabenstein. Saints of the Day, 1998. CatholicSaints.Info. 2 October 2021. Web. 24 October 2021. <>