Blessed Ollegarius of Tarragona

marble statue of Saint Olegarius, artist unknown, 17th century; back choir of the Cathedral of Barcelona, Spain; swiped from Wikimedia CommonsAlso known as

  • Ollegarius Bonestruga
  • Ollegarius of Barcelona
  • Olaguerand
  • Oldegar
  • Olegari
  • Olegarius
  • Oligarius
  • Oleguer
  • Olegario

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Augustinian canon regular. Prior of a succession of monasteries in France. Bishop of Barcelona, Spain in 1115. Archbishop of Tarragona, Spain in 1116. Revived and rebuilt the diocese from the sorry state in to which it had fallen during the Moorish occupation.

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MLA Citation

  • “Blessed Ollegarius of Tarragona“. CatholicSaints.Info. 26 August 2018. Web. 20 September 2018. <>