Saint Precia of Epinal

detail of a painting of Saint Precia of Epinal by Jean-Baptiste Bataille, 1725; church of Saint Maurice, Epinal, France; swiped from Wikimedia CommonsAlso known as

  • Aprincia
  • Prec
  • Prèce
  • Preci
  • Précie

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Daughter of Saint Goeric; great-niece of Saint Arnulf of Metz. She and her sister Victorina became nuns. First abbess of a monastery in Epinal, Gaul (near the Moselle River in modern France).

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MLA Citation

  • “Saint Precia of Epinal“. CatholicSaints.Info. 22 June 2016. Web. 23 October 2017. <>