Saints of the Day – Ferreolus of Uzès

Saint Ferreolus of UzèsArticle

Born in Narbonne, France; died in Uzès, 581. As bishop of Uzès, Ferreolus devoted himself in particular to converting the Jews within his diocese. He accused of disloyalty and conspiracy because of this, was exiled to Paris, but restored to his see after three years. He also founded a monastery and wrote a rule for it (Benedictines, Encyclopedia).

MLA Citation

  • Katherine I Rabenstein. Saints of the Day, 1998. CatholicSaints.Info. 4 December 2020. Web. 25 January 2021. <>