Saint Alexander of Fiesole

[Saint Alexander of Fiesole]
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Bishop of Fiesole, Italy. Defended the rights and authority of the Church against the kings of Lombardy. When he refused give in to the lay authorities and put their choices in positions of power for political reasons, his opponents ambushed and murdered him.

Died

Canonized

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MLA Citation

  • “Saint Alexander of Fiesole”. Saints.SQPN.com. 24 May 2012. Web. 24 April 2014. <http://saints.sqpn.com/saint-alexander-of-fiesole/>