Saint Austindus of Auch

Also known as

  • Ostent
  • Austinde



Benedictine monk at Saint Oren’s Abbey, Auch, France. Abbot. Instituted the Cluniac reform at Saint Oren’s. Archbishop of Auch in 1041. Helped restore Christian life in his and his suffragan dioceses following the Saracen invasion of Spain. Had to struggle with princes and civil authorities to keep Church rights, prerogatives and property.



Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Saint Austindus of Auch“. CatholicSaints.Info. 26 July 2016. Web. 25 October 2016. <>