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Feastday: April 2
Birth: 513
Death: 573

Also Nizier, bishop of Lyons, France, from 553. The nephew of Bishop St. Sacerdos of Lyons, he was appointed successor to his uncle's see. His time as bishop brought an extensive revival of ecclesiastical chant. He was also known for his abilities as an exorcist.


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