Saint Ursus of Aosta

[Saint Ursus of Aosta]Also known as

  • Orso
  • Ours

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Evangelized the area of Digne, France. Fought Arianism. Archdeacon under Bishop Jucundus of Aosta, Italy. When the Arian Ploziano became bishop of Aosta, Ursus and several other canons relocated to the church of Saint Peter just outside Aosta; the site is now known as Sant’ Orso, the church is the collegiate church of Saint Peter and Saint Ursus.

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MLA Citation

  • “Saint Ursus of Aosta“. Saints.SQPN.com. 28 January 2014. Web. 24 October 2014. <>