Book of Saints – Austrogisilus

Article

AUSTROGISILUS (AOUSTRILLE, OUTRILLE) (Saint) Bishop (May 20) (7th century) An attendant at the Court of King Gontram at Chalon-sur-Saone. His virtues induced Aetherius, Bishop of Lyons, to ordain him priest and to appoint him Abbot of the monastery of Saint Nizier. On the death of Saint Apollinaris (A.D. 612) he was elected to the See of Bourges, where he died (A.D. 624), bewailed by his flock and was speedily by the Bishops of Gaul declared worthy of public veneration as a Saint.

MLA Citation

  • Monks of Ramsgate. “Austrogisilus”. Book of Saints, 1921. Saints.SQPN.com. 5 August 2012. Web. 11 July 2014. <http://saints.sqpn.com/book-of-saints-austrogisilus/>