Saint Erkemboden of Thérouanne

Saint Erkemboden of ThérouanneAlso known as

  • Erchembod
  • Erchembodone
  • Erkembode

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Travelling from Ireland to the continent to become a missionary, Erkemboden’s companions were murdered and he decided to stop at the monastery of Saint-Omer in France. He became a monk and then abbot there. Bishop of Thérouanne, France for 26 years.

Born

Died

  • 714 of natural causes

Canonized

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MLA Citation

  • “Saint Erkemboden of Thérouanne“. Saints.SQPN.com. 24 March 2014. Web. 17 April 2014. <>