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Feastday: September 5

Death: 1063


Benedictine bishop who transferred the relics of St. Isidore from Seville, Spain, to Leˇn. Alvitus was related to Rudesind, a great churchmen of the time. He entered the Benedictines at Sahagun, Spain, and in 1057 was named bishop of Leˇn by King Ferdinand I.


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