St. Abundius
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Saints who lived, borned or died  İn Asia Minor Anatolia, Turkey

St. Abundius

Hermit, Bishop, and Confessor
attended the Council of Constantinople in 450.
His mission led to the Council of Chalcedon in 451
and to the Council of Milan in 452
Born     fifth century Thessalonica, Greece
Died     469
Major shrine     Basilica di Sant'Abbondio, Como
Feast     2 April
Attributes     depicted in art as a bishop with a stag;
                sometimes he is shown raising a dead child to life
Patronage     The city and the diocese of Como

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