Saint Felix of Bourges – Feast Day – January 1

Today is Saturday, January 28, 2023

Saint Felix of Bourges was Born in France, Europe. He worked in Bourges, France and died in 580 A.D in Bourges, France. His feast Day is celebrated on January 1 every year.

Saint Felix of Bourges Biography
Date of Birth N/A
Country of Birth France of Europe
Profession Bishop
Place of Work Bourges, France
Date of Death 580 A.D
Place of Death Bourges, France
Feast Day January 1
Beatification Beatified by Pre congregation
Canonization Canonized by Pre congregation
Patron Saint of N/A

Saint Felix of Bourges Life History

Holy Felix lived in the 500’s in Gaul and was the bishop of Bourges in the department of Cher in the Center region, a historic town about fifteen miles south of Paris on the south side of the Loire Valley, between Châteauroux and Nevers.

Felix died around 580, originally buried in the church of St. Austraisilus de Castro, which meant outside the city walls, and the popular reverence for him spread rapidly.

Saint Felix of Bourges Date of birth

His exact date of birth is not known but we are keeping tabs and we will update this information soon.

Place of birth

He was born in France, Europe.

Family Background

There are no data based on his family or even his parents but we are keeping tabs and we will update this information soon.

Profession

Little is known about him and it is uncertain when he was consecrated to bishop but Saint Germanus of Paris should have participated in the consecration.

Felix will have participated in the Synod in Paris in 573 and he was among those who made King Sigebert I of Austrasia (561-75) change his appearance to the Church.

Bishop of Bourges, France. Had a special devotion to the Eucharist. Attended the Council of Paris in 573. Many miraculous cures attributed to his intercession. Praised by Saint Gregory of Tours, there was poetry dedicated to him, and he is still venerated at Bourges.

Saint Felix of Bourges Date of Death

He died in the year 580 A.D of natural causes.

Saint Felix of Bourges Place of Death

He died in France and laid to rest.

Saint Felix of Bourges Feast Day

He is among those saints who celebrate there feast Day on January 1 every year.

Beatification

He was beatified by Pre congregation though there are data based on how event took place.

Canonization

He was canonized by Pre congregation though there are data based on how event took place.

Patron Saint of

His Patron Saints are not revealed but we are keeping tabs and we will update this information soon.

 

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