Saint Corentius of Quimper

Also known as

  • Corentin
  • Corentinus
  • Cury

Memorial

Profile

Son of a British chieftain. Hermit at Plomodiern in Brittany. First bishop of Cornouaille, (modern Quimper), France, consecrated by Saint Martin. Signed the decrees of the Council of Angers in 453.

Died

  • c.490 of natural causes

Canonized

Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Saint Corentius of Quimper“. Saints.SQPN.com. 11 December 2013. Web. 29 August 2014. <>