Saint Goeric of Metz

statue of Saint Goéry with the crown of the Counts of Aquitaine at his feet; 18th century, artist unknown; church of Saint-Maurice d'épinal, Vosges, France; swiped from Wikimedia Commons; click for source imageAlso known as

  • Abo
  • Abbo
  • Goericus
  • Goëry
  • Goéry



Married man and father of two daughters, both of whom later became nuns. Member of the court of King Dagobert. He was blind for a while, but miraculously healed. Priest, ordained in 627. Bishop of Metz, France.



Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Saint Goeric of Metz“. CatholicSaints.Info. 18 September 2015. Web. 29 May 2016. <>