Saint Eustace of Luxeuil

illustration of Saint Eustatius, Abbot, from the book 'Saints of the Order of Saint Benedict', designed by Father Amandus LiebhaberAlso known as

  • Eustasius
  • Eustatius
  • Eustathius
  • Eustache
  • Eustochius
  • Eustachius



Monk. Spiritual student of Saint Columbanus. Head of the monastic school at Luxeuil Abbey. Abbot of Luxeuil in 611. During his abbacy the abbey had 600 monks and ran a seminary that sent many bishops and saints into the world. Noted for his humility, lengthy fasts, and for spending his time either at work or prayer. Healed Saint Sadalberga of blindness.




Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Saint Eustace of Luxeuil“. CatholicSaints.Info. 30 November 2020. Web. 16 April 2021. <>