Saint Amabilis of Auvergne (or Riom) †475

St. Amabilis of Riom

St. Amabilis is an intercessor for persons suffering with mental illness. 

He lived before the schism between East and West, and so there is good reason for an Orthodox Christian to seek his prayers for their healing, without qualms that he was from the West (France).

Apparently he began as a cantor (singer or chanter of hymns) and became a parish priest at Riom, France.

Here are the two online sources on him: & 

Image from: 

About these ads

1 Response to “Saint Amabilis of Auvergne (or Riom) †475”

  1. 1 Alphonso April 12, 2014 at 1:05 am

    Howdy! This is kind of off topic but I need some help from an established blog.

    Is it tough to set up your own blog? I’m not very techincal but I
    can figure things out pretty fast. I’m thinking about setting up my own
    but I’m not sure where to begin. Do you have any tips or suggestions?
    Thank you

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

Blog Stats

  • 85,614 hits
August 2011
« Jul   Sep »


Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 387 other followers

%d bloggers like this: