St Eucherius

(d. c. 450)

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(d. c.450),

Bp. of Lyons. With his wife and sons he entered the monastery of Lérins. He was elected Bp. of Lyons some time between 432 and 441 (when he attended the Synod of Orange). He wrote exegetical and ascetical works. Feast day, 16 Nov.

Subjects: Christianity.

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