- Apostle of Hainault
Frankish hermit. Lived in a forest in Hainault, Belgium. His reputation for holiness attracted many disciples for whom he built and governed an abbey, now known as Saint-Ghislain, near Mons, Belgium. Spiritual teacher of Saint Waltrude, Saint Lambert, and Saint Valerius.
- “Saint Gislenus“. Saints.SQPN.com. 31 December 2014. Web. 27 January 2015. <>