Friday, January 17, 2020

Saint Gregory of Tours – Saint of the Day – November 17

Saint Gregory of Tours Biography

Saint Gregory of Tours Profile. Born: 540 AD in France, Europe. Worked in France. Died: 594 AD in France. Feast Day is celebrated on November 17.

The Memorial of Saint Gregory of Tours – Saint of the Day

St.Gregory of Tours Biography, Feast Day, Date of Birth, Country of Birth, Profession, Place of Work, Date of Death, Place of Death, Beatification Date, Canonization Date

Date of Birth

540 AD

Country of Birth

France in Europe

Matrimony/Holy Orders

Saints who were Bishops

Profession

Missionary

Place of Work

France

Date of Death

594 AD

Place of Death

France

Feast Day

November 17

Beatification

Beatified by N/A

Canonization

Canonized by Pre-Congregation

Patron Saint of

St.Gregory of Tours Biography

St.Gregory of Tours was also known as George Florentius. He was Destined to the Gallic nobility and the incredible nephew of Saint Eustadius. Companion of Saint Magnericus and Saint Senoch. While on a journey to the altar of Saint Martin of Tours, his conspicuous devotion prompted his being picked religious administrator of Tours, France in 573, taking the name Gregory on his appointment. An amazing priest for a long time; Pope Saint Gregory the Great idea very of him. History specialist and essayist; his works are our best verifiable hotspot for the Merovingian time frame.

St.Gregory of Tours
St.Gregory of Tours