Saint Agobard of Lyon

Memorial

Profile

Refugee to France in his youth, escaping the Moorish invasions of Spain. Priest at Lyon, France. Archbishop of Lyons in 813. Deeply involved in the politics of his day. Wrote works on theology and the liturgy.

Born

Died

  • 840 of natural causes

Canonized

Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Saint Agobard of Lyon“. Saints.SQPN.com. 9 May 2014. Web. 24 October 2014. <>