Saint Boniface of Lausanne

Also known as

  • Boniface of Brussels



Educated at the Universities of Paris, France. Cistercian monk at Cambre Abbey near Brussels, Belgium. Noted for his learning, he taught at universities in Paris, France from 1222 to 1229, and then in Cologne, Germany from 1229 to 1231. Bishop of Lausanne, Switzerland in 1231. One of the bishops at the First Council of Lyon. In his later years he retired to his old monastery of Cambre to spend his latter days as a prayerful monk.




Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Saint Boniface of Lausanne“. CatholicSaints.Info. 28 January 2019. Web. 18 June 2021. <>