Saint James of Tarentaise

Also known as

  • Apostle of Savoy
  • James the Syrian
  • James the Assyrian
  • Giacomo….

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Soldier in the imperial Persian army. Convert to Christianity. Monk. Spiritual student of Saint Honoratus at Lérins in France. Missionary to the Savoy region. First bishop of Moûtiers, France in 426. Known as a miracle worker.

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MLA Citation

  • “Saint James of Tarentaise“. Saints.SQPN.com. 15 January 2013. Web. 30 August 2014. <>