Saint Adalgott of Chur

Memorial

Profile

Monk at Clairvaux under the spiritual direction of Saint Bernard. Abbot at Dissentis in Switzerland. Bishop of Chur, Switzerland where he founded a hospital in 1150. Known throughout his life for his concern for and ministry to the sick, and his use of position and title to help them.

Died

  • 1165 of natural causes
Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Saint Adalgott”. CatholicSaints.Info. 15 December 2012. Web. 4 July 2015. <http://catholicsaints.info/saint-adalgott/>