Saint Acharius of Tournai

Also known as

  • Acharius of Noyon
  • Acharius of Luxeuil
  • Achaire of….

Memorial

Profile

Monk at Luxeuil Abbey in Burgundy (in modern France) under the direction of Saint Eustace. Bishop of Noyon-Tournai in 621. Helped the missionary work of Saint Amandus of Maastricht. Worked to have Saint Omen named bishop of Thérouanne.

Died

  • 640 of natural causes

Canonized

Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Saint Acharius of Tournai“. Saints.SQPN.com. 28 November 2013. Web. 15 September 2014. <>