Saint Eugene of Carthage

detail of a stained glass window of Saint Eugene of Carthage; window by Ott Frères, 1911; church of Saint Laurent, Gougenheim, Alsace, France; photographed in 2012 by Ralph Hammann; swiped from Wikimedia CommonsAlso known as

  • Eugenius



Bishop of Carthage, North Africa in 481. Exiled to the desert of Tripoli with many of his parishioners, some of them children, by Arian Vandals. They were allowed to return in 488, but Eugene was exiled again in 496, and he eventually settled in Albi, Italy.




Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Saint Eugene of Carthage“. CatholicSaints.Info. 16 July 2016. Web. 19 September 2018. <>