Saint Acharius of Tournai

Also known as

  • Acharius of Noyon
  • Acharius of Luxeuil
  • Achaire of….

Memorial

Profile

Monk at Luxeuil Abbey in Burgundy (in modern France) under the direction of Saint Eustace. Bishop of NoyonTournai in 621. Helped the missionary work of Saint Amandus of Maastricht. Worked to have Saint Omen named bishop of Thérouanne.

Died

  • 640 of natural causes

Canonized

Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Saint Acharius of Tournai“. CatholicSaints.Info. 8 March 2009. Web. 31 August 2015. <>