Saint Desiderius of Vienne

Also known as

  • Didier

Memorial

Profile

Educated in Vienne, France and a noted classics scholar, he became an Archdeacon and then Bishop of Vienne. Exiled and deposed for his defense of orthodox Christianity, he returned only to be assassinated. Martyr.

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MLA Citation

  • “Saint Desiderius of Vienne“. Saints.SQPN.com. 12 April 2014. Web. 19 April 2014. <>