Germanus of Paris

Introduction

He was born in Autun in Burgundy, became a monk and priest, and then abbot of the monastery of Saint Symphorien in Autun. Under King Childebert, a Frank, Germanus became bishop of Paris. He was noted for his interest in relics and was known as a healer. He died in Paris in 576.

Gender

Male

Territory or Ethnicity (broad)

Non-insular

Related Saints

Belongs to the group Germanus (ns)

Related Personal Names

Name

Germanus

Feast days

Day of Year

May 28

Notes

This is his death date.