Sant'EUSEBIO di Vercelli (about 283 - 1 August 371), first bishop of the archdiocese of Vercelli, patron of the city as well as first bishop and patron of the entire Piedmont region. Active promoter of the fight against the Arian heresy, he founded the germ of the future sanctuary of Oropa (near Biella) and introduced the Marian cult of the Black Madonna in Piedmont. The Catholic Church celebrated its liturgical memorial on December 16, but Pope Paul VI, in 1969, moved his commemoration to August 2, the day of his death (Dies Natalis, birth to heaven, optional memory). Colored engraving, Italy 1886

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title: SANT'EUSEBIO

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caption: Sant'EUSEBIO di Vercelli (about 283 - 1 August 371), first bishop of the archdiocese of Vercelli, patron of the city as well as first bishop and patron of the entire Piedmont region. Active promoter of the fight against the Arian heresy, he founded the germ of the future sanctuary of Oropa (near Biella) and introduced the Marian cult of the Black Madonna in Piedmont. The Catholic Church celebrated its liturgical memorial on December 16, but Pope Paul VI, in 1969, moved his commemoration to August 2, the day of his death (Dies Natalis, birth to heaven, optional memory). Colored engraving, Italy 1886

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