Saint Attalas of Bobbio

Saint Attalas of BobbioAlso known as

  • Attal
  • Attala
  • Attale

Memorial

Profile

Monk at LĂ©rins, 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.

Born

Died

  • 627 of natural causes
  • relics at the Abbey of Saint Colombano , Bobbio, Provincia di Piacenza, Emilia-Romagna, Italy

Canonized

Representation

MLA Citation

  • “Saint Attalas of Bobbio“. CatholicSaints.Info. 10 March 2016. Web. 25 August 2016. <>