Saint Hugh of Rouen

Memorial

Profile

Benedictine monk at Fontenelle Abbey. Primicerius of Metz, France. Bishop of Rouen, France in 722. Bishop of Paris, France. Abbot at Fontenelle. Abbot at Jumieges. He used these positions, several of which he held at once, to inspire and support piety and learning in his diocese, and among his monks. He eventually resigned all his offices and retired to Jumieges as a choir monk.

Died

Canonized

Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Saint Hugh of Rouen“. Saints.SQPN.com. 16 March 2014. Web. 31 October 2014. <>