Blessed Frederick of Saint-Vanne

Also known as

  • Frederick of Arras
  • Frederic Provost of St-Vaast d’Arras



Son of Matilda and Count Geoffrey le Barbu of Verdun, France. In 997 he gave his wealth to the bishop of Verdun and made a pilgrimage to the Holy Lands. When he returned he became a Benedictine monk at Saint Vanne abbey. Friend of Blessed Richard of Saint Vanne. Prior of the monastery of Saint Vedast, Arras, France.



Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Blessed Frederick of Saint-Vanne“. CatholicSaints.Info. 6 January 2013. Web. 13 October 2015. <>