Saint Desiderius of Langres

detail of a stained glass window of Saint Desiderius of Langres, date unknown, artist unknown; abbey church at Saint-Antoine L'Abbaye, Isère, France; photographed on 6 September 2011 by GFreihalter; swiped from Wikimedia CommonsAlso known as

  • Desiderio
  • Dizier

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Bishop of Langres, France. Killed by Vandal invaders while trying to negotiate with them for the people in his diocese. Martyr with many of his flock.

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  • “Saint Desiderius of Langres“. Saints.SQPN.com. 20 December 2014. Web. 22 December 2014. <>