Refugee to France in his youth, escaping the Moorish invasions of Spain. Priest at Lyon, France. Archbishop of Lyons in 813. Deeply involved in the politics of his day. Wrote works on theology and the liturgy.
- 840 of natural causes
- “Saint Agobard of Lyon“. CatholicSaints.Info. 2 June 2015. Web. 22 January 2017. <>