Saint Saturninus - Bishop and Martyr (ca. 70 A.D.).
Saint Saturninus was a contemporary and a disciple of Our Lord Jesus Christ, he came to Palestine from Greece, attracted by the reputation of Saint John the Baptist. He departed to teach Christianity under Saint Peter’s authority. Saint Peter consecrated him a bishop, that he might form and ordain native priests for the future Christian churches of Gaul.
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