Monk at Lérins, France. Monk at Luxeuil Abbey. Helped Columbanus build the abbey in Bobbio, Italy. Served as its abbot from 615. During Attalas’s abbacy most of the monks stood out against the severity of the Columbanian Rule. His monks included Saint Valery and Saint Blitmund of Bobbio.
- 627 of natural causes
- relics at the Abbey of Saint Colombano , Bobbio, Provincia di Piacenza, Emilia-Romagna, Italy
- “Saint Attalas of Bobbio“. CatholicSaints.Info. 10 March 2016. Web. 18 January 2017. <>