Saint Rusticus of Trier

Memorial

Profile

Bishop of Trier, Germany. Accused of sexual impurity, Rusticus feared the scandal would harm the faith of this parishioners, so he resigned and spent his remaining days as a hermit at Saint Goar.

Died

  • 574 of natural causes

Canonized

Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Saint Rusticus of Trier“. Saints.SQPN.com. 22 November 2013. Web. 22 August 2014. <>