Saint Senoch

Memorial

Profile

Son of pagan parents. Convert to Christianity. Hermit whose wisdom and piety attracted would-be students for whom he founded a monastic community. Benedictine monk. Abbot. Friend of Saint Gregory of Tours who was forced to publicly chastise Senoch for paying more attention to his own spiritual practices than the running of his house or the spiritual growth of his monks.

Born

  • Poitou, Gaul (in modern France)

Died

Canonized

Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Saint Senoch“. Saints.SQPN.com. 23 October 2014. Web. 27 December 2014. <>