Saint Agnes of Poitiers

Memorial

Profile

Nun. Abbess of Holy Cross convent, a house of 200 sisters, Poitiers, France, assigned there by Saint Radegund. Introduced a rule given to her by Saint Caesarus of Arles. Friend of the poet Saint Venantius Fortunatus.

Died

  • 588 of natural causes

Canonized

Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Saint Agnes of Poitiers“. CatholicSaints.Info. 13 May 2012. Web. 3 May 2015. <>