January 1 – As bishop, he was harsh to himself, to his clergy, and to any king

St. Fulgentius (FABIUS CLAUDIUS GORDIANUS FULGENTIUS). Born 468, died 533. Bishop of Ruspe in the province of Byzacene in Africa, eminent among the Fathers of the Church for saintly life, eloquence and theological learning. His grandfather, Gordianus, a senator of Carthage, was despoiled of his possessions by the invader Genseric, and banished to Italy, his … Continue reading January 1 – As bishop, he was harsh to himself, to his clergy, and to any king