Book of Saints – Judocus

detail of a painting of Jodokus; c.1537 by Meister von Meßkirch; side altar, Saint Martin's Church, Meßkircher, Germany; swiped from Wikimedia CommonsArticle

(Judganoc, Josse, etc.) (December 13) (Saint) Hermit (7th century) Brother of King Judicael of Brittany, and on the abdication of the latter for some months occupant of the throne. Leaving Brittany, after making a pilgrimage to Borne, he retired to a hermitage in Picardy, where he served God for many years, dying A.D. 668. His tomb, famous for miracles, was at a place still called Saint Josse-sur-Mer, near Montrcuil.

MLA Citation

  • Monks of Ramsgate. “Judocus”. Book of Saints, 1921. CatholicSaints.Info. 14 August 2017. Web. 27 March 2019. <>