Blessed Gregory of Cahors

Also known as

  • Gregorio da Cahors



Mercedarian. Master of Sacred Theology. Assigned in 1462 to ransom Christians enslaved by Muslims in Africa, the brought 184 of them home. Retired to live as a monk at the convent of Santa Maria in Toulouse, France where he devoted himself to prayer and contemplation.


Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Blessed Gregory of Cahors“. CatholicSaints.Info. 26 December 2013. Web. 13 October 2015. <>