Blessed Roger Lefort

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French noble, the son of the lord of Ternes, Limousin. Nephew of Cardinal de la Chapelle. Bishop of Orleans, France in 1321 while still a sub-deacon. Bishop of Limoges, France in 1328. Bishop of Bourges, France in 1343. Instituted a feast in honour of Mary‘s Immaculate Conception. His will he left all his property for the education of poor boys.

Died

  • 1367 of natural causes

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MLA Citation

  • “Blessed Roger Lefort“. Saints.SQPN.com. 20 February 2014. Web. 21 December 2014. <>