St. Severinus

St. Severinus of Noricum was born in North Africa circa 410. He was wealthy but gave it all away to live as a hermit. He spread Christianity in Noricum. He helped set up centers for people who lost their homes during the invasion of Attila. He preached and healed in Austria and Bavaria. He died singing Psalm 150 in 482. St. Severinus is patron saint of Austria.

Catholic Review

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