Blessed John Gogniat

Also known as

  • John of Bellelay
  • Jean….
  • Johannes….

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Premonstratensian monk. Canon of the Bellelay monastery in the Jura Bernois area of Bern, Switzerland. Abbot of the house in 1530; he served for 23 years, defending his house and his faith during a period when Calvinists displacing Catholic clergy and institutions.

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MLA Citation

  • “Blessed John Gogniat“. Saints.SQPN.com. 19 December 2013. Web. 25 October 2014. <>