Saint Gregory of Utrecht

detail of a sculpture of Saint Gregory of Utrecht at the Kromme Nieuwegracht, Saint Gregorius College, placed in 1909, artist unknownAlso known as

  • Gregory of Pfalzel

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Son of Saint Wastrada, and uncle of Saint Alberic of Utrecht. Spiritual student and Benedictine monk under Saint Boniface whom he had met as a child, and who acted as a mentor. Abbot of Saint Martin’s abbey, Utrecht, Netherlands, during which it became a centre for missionaries and the home of many saints. Bishop of Utrecht for 22 years.

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MLA Citation

  • “Saint Gregory of Utrecht“. CatholicSaints.Info. 16 October 2018. Web. 16 November 2018. <>