Saint Prudentius of Troyes

Saint Prudentius of TroyesAlso known as

  • Prudentius Galindo
  • Galindo…
  • Prudencio…

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As a young man, Galindo fled from Spain to France ahead of the Saracen invaders, and there changed his name to Prudentius. Priest. Bishop of Troyes, Nuestra (in modern France). Worked for monastic reform and a return of monastic discipline. Created a combination catechism and breviary based on the Psalms to teach some basics to candidates to the priesthood.

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MLA Citation

  • “Saint Prudentius of Troyes“. CatholicSaints.Info. 5 April 2017. Web. 25 July 2017. <>