Blessed Odolric of Lyon

Also known as

  • Oudryc
  • Odalric
  • Odobric



Canon and archdeacon of Langres, France. Archbishop of Lyon, France in 1041 at the request of Emperor Henry III of Germany. Though he brought several years of stability and return to regular ecclesastical matters to the diocese, he was murdered by a group who, for political reasons, sought to have their own man as archbishop.


Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Blessed Odolric of Lyon“. CatholicSaints.Info. 3 July 2016. Web. 28 November 2021. <>