Saint Pardulf

statue of Saint Pardoux, date and artist unknown; church of La Serre-Bussière-Vieille, Creuse, France; photographed on 1 June 2018 by Père Igor; swiped from Wikimedia CommonsAlso known as

  • Pardoux
  • Pardulfo
  • Pardulphus



Hermit. Monk at Gueret, France. Abbot at Gueret. During the Saracen invasion of the area, the monks of his house evacuated – except for Pardulf; he stayed behind to pray for the preservation of the monastery; it was saved from attack.



  • c.738
  • his arm was enshrined at the church of Sardent, France
  • the arm and reliquary now at the Museum of Fine Art at Guére, France


Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Saint Pardulf“. CatholicSaints.Info. 23 August 2018. Web. 24 September 2021. <>