Saint Claudius of Besançon

[Saint Claudius of Besançon]
Also known as

  • Claude

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Priest. Monk. Abbot of Condat, Jura; his house later became known as Saint-Claude. Bishop of Besançon, France in 685. He resigned his see in 692 to return to life as a cloistered monk at Saint Oyand-de-Joux Abbey. Known for his love as literature.

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MLA Citation

  • “Saint Claudius of Besançon“. Saints.SQPN.com. 7 June 2013. Web. 17 April 2014. <>