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Feastday: September 25

Patron of Amiens, France, Lesaka, Spain, Navarre, Spain.

Birth: 272

Death: 303

Two bishops of that name, one celebrated on September 1 and listed as the third bishop of the see; the other is cited as Amien's first bishop, a native of Spain and a convert of St. Satuminus consecrated by St. Honestus. He went to France as a missionary and built his church at Amiens. He was martyred by beheading.

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