Sunday, October 20, 2019

Saint Volusian of Tours – Saint of the Day – January 18

St. Volusian of Tours Biography

St. Volusian of Tours Profile. Born: N/A in France, Europe. Worked in France. Died: 496 A.D in Toulouse, France. Feast Day is celebrated on January 18.

 

The Memorial of St. Volusian of Tours – Saint of the Day

St. Volusian 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 N/A
Country of Birth France in Europe
Matrimony/Holy Orders Saints who were Bishops
Profession Bishop
Place of Work France
Date of Death 496 AD
Place of Death Toulouse, France
Feast Day January 18
Beatification Beatified by N/A
Canonization Canonized by N/A
Patron Saint of  

 

Saint’s Biography

Saint Volusian of Tours was a layman who suffered for years from a terrible marriage. In 488 he held the office of the imperial Roman senator in Tours, France. Later, Volusian became the bishop of Tours that same year. In the year 496, he was banished by Arian Visigoth to Spain. May have been martyred, but records are unclear.

Saint Volusian of Tours
St. Volusian of Tours