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Feastday: July 31

Patron invoked against drought

Death: 280


Martyred bishop of Milan, Italy. A Greek who was educated in Rome, Calimerius was a disciple of Pope St.Telesphorus. He was appointed bishop of Milan, preached in the area, and was called "the Apostle of the Valley of the Po River." In the persecutions started by the Emperor Commodus, Calimerius was flung head first into a well. His relics are buried under the high altar of his church in Milan.


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