Saint Protasius of Lausanne – Saint of the Day – November 6

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Saint Protasius of Lausanne Biography

Saint Protasius of Lausanne Profile. Born: 640 AD in Switzerland, Europe. Worked in Switzerland. Died: 699 AD in Mont Tendre, Switzerland. Feast Day is celebrated on November 6.

The Memorial of Saint Protasius of Lausanne – Saint of the Day

St. Protasius of Lausanne 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 640 AD
Country of Birth Switzerland in Europe
Matrimony/Holy Orders Saints who were Bishops
Profession Missionary
Place of Work Switzerland
Date of Death 699 AD
Place of Death Mont Tendre, Switzerland
Feast Day November 6
Beatification Beatified by N/A
Canonization Canonized by Pre-Congregation
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St. Protasius of Lausanne Biography

St. Protasius of Lausanne was a Seventh-century priest known for his austerity and his ministry to the Widows, Orphans and the homeless poor. He later served as the Bishop of Lausanne, Kingdom of Burgundy, Switzerland.

He rebuilt and expanded St. Maure chapel and also supported the construction of the church and monastery in Baulmes, Switzerland. Rebuilt the cathedral of Lausanne after destruction by invading pagans. He had a fatal accident that killed him while visiting the workmen who were cutting timber to build the cathedral.

St. Protasius of Lausanne
St. Protasius of Lausanne


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