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Feastday: February 1

Patron of Ivrea; Cogne; invoked in childbirth; children who die before baptism; invoked against faintness, kidney disease, and rheumatism

Death: 6th

Archdeacon of Aosta, Italy. Originally from Ireland, he journeyed to the Continent and spent years preaching against the Arian hertics.

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