Saint Bieuzy of Brittany

detail of a stained glass window of Saint Bieuzy of Brittany, date unknown, artist unknown; Notre-Dame et Saint-Bieuzy de Bieuz, France; photographed on 3 August 2013 by GO69; swiped from Wikimedia CommonsAlso known as

  • Beuzi
  • Beuzit
  • Bieuzi
  • Bihi
  • Bihui
  • Bihuy
  • Bihy
  • Bilhwi
  • Bizuy

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Spiritual student of Saint Gildas the Wise. Followed Gildas in his work in Brittany (part of modern France). Monk. Known for his gift healing men and animals. Murdered by a nobleman refusing the man’s summons to heal some rabid dogs; Bieuzy stayed at the monastery for religious services. Martyr.

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MLA Citation

  • “Saint Bieuzy of Brittany“. Saints.SQPN.com. 18 December 2014. Web. 21 December 2014. <>