Blessed Mór of Pécs

Also known as

  • Maurus
  • Mauricio

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Benedictine monk at Pannonhalma Abbey in Hungary as a young man. Friend of Saint Stephen of Hungary and Saint Emeric of Hungary. Abbot of Pannonhalma c.1029. Bishop of Pécs, Hungary in 1036; he served for over 30 years and was active in his nation’s politics, serving as a peace-maker. First Hungarian ecclesiastical writer and hagiographer.

Born

Died

Beatified

MLA Citation

  • “Blessed Mór of Pécs“. Saints.SQPN.com. 24 October 2014. Web. 23 November 2014. <>