St. Raymond of Toulouse

Feast Day:
Roman Rite Calendar - 07/08


Also known as
    Raymond Gayrard

Memorial
    8 July

Profile
    Married layman. Widower. Chanter, archdeacon and canon of Saint Sernin church, Toulouse, France. Helped rebuild the church. Renowned for austere lifestyle and generosity to the poor. Many miracles were reported at his tomb, and the church became a popular pilgrimage site.

Born
    at Toulouse, France as Raymond Gayrard

Died
    3 July 1118



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