Saint Faustus of Riez

detail of stained glass window of Saint Faustus of Riez; date unknown, artist unknown; church of Notre-Dame de l'Assomption, Riez, France; photographed on 22 September 2011 by Reinhardhauke; swiped from Wikimedia Commons; click for source imageMemorial

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Monk at LĂ©rins Abbey. Abbot there in 433. Bishop of Riez, France in 459. Fought Arianism and Pelagianism in his diocese.

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Died

  • c.490 of natural causes

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MLA Citation

  • “Saint Faustus of Riez“. Saints.SQPN.com. 22 December 2014. Web. 27 December 2014. <>