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Saint Adalgott of Chur
Monk at Clairvaux


Author: Staff | Source: catholicsaints.com



Memorial

3 October

 

Profile

Monk at Clairvaux under the spiritual direction of Saint Bernard. Abbot at Dissentis in Switzerland. Bishop of Chur, Switzerland where he founded a hospital in 1150. Known throughout his life for his concern for and ministry to the sick, and his use of position and title to help them.



 

Died in 1165 of natural causes

 

Additional Information

Books

Book of Saints, by the Monks of Ramsgate

Dictionary of Saints, by John Delaney

Our Sunday Visitor’s Encyclopedia of Saints

 






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