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Felix of Urgell = Feliu d’Urgell
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Felix of Urgell

Date of Birth: Unknown

Place of Birth: Unknown

Date of Death: Uncertain, probably between 811 and 818

Place of Death: Lyon


Bishop of Urgell (Catalonia), Felix was a proponent of Adoptionism, the belief that Jesus was God’s son through adoption not birth. He was made to abjure this ‘heresy’ in 792 before Charlemagne’s court at Ratisbon and then before the pope in Rome. He was ag…

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Tolan, John, “Felix of Urgell = Feliu d’Urgell”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 01 December 2020 <>
First published online: 2010

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