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Feastday: November 12

Patron of Renatus (René) of Angers invoked for fertility

Death: 422


First bishop of Angers, France, and Sorrento, Italy, also listed as Rend. Owing to the unlikelihood of his having held both positions, scholars Believe that there are actually two bishops who have been placed under the same name.


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