Blessed Conrad of Offida

Saint Conrad of OffidaMemorial


Joined the Franciscans at age 14. Noted scholar who gave up his studies to be a cook in a convent. However, his superiors knew of his speaking skills and had him leave the kitchen for the pulpit, leading to a very successful career of preaching. Died while preaching.



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MLA Citation

  • “Blessed Conrad of Offida“. CatholicSaints.Info. 18 December 2021. Web. 26 January 2022. <>