Saint Illidius

[illustration of Abbey Saint Allyre]
Also known as

  • Allyre
  • Alyre
  • Allirol
  • Allirand
  • Allirot
  • Illide
  • Illidio
  • Ilidius

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Fourth Bishop of Clermont (formerly Averna), Auvergne, France. He worked to establish Clermont as a center of religious teaching and devotion in the region. Cured the daughter of the Emperor Maximus at Trier (in modern Germany). Highly venerated by Saint Gregory of Tours. The petrified mineral springs and Benedictine abbey in Clermont are named for him.

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MLA Citation

  • “Saint Illidius“. Saints.SQPN.com. 16 January 2014. Web. 22 August 2014. <>