Saint Eustace of Luxeuil

detail of an antique holy card of Saint Eustace of LuxeuilAlso known as

  • Eustasius
  • Eustatius
  • Eustathius
  • Eustochius
  • Eustachius

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Monk. Spiritual student of Saint Columbanus. Head of the monastic school at Luxeuil Abbey. Abbot of Luxeuil in 611. During his abbacy the abbey had 600 monks and ran a seminary that sent many bishops and saints into the world. Noted for his humility, lengthy fasts, and for spending his time either at work or prayer. Healed Saint Sadalberga of blindness.

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MLA Citation

  • “Saint Eustace of Luxeuil“. CatholicSaints.Info. 1 April 2017. Web. 26 May 2017. <>