Saints of the Day – Blessed Odo of Novara, Carthusian

Saint Odo of NovaraArticle

Born in Novara c.1105; died in Italy c.1200; cultus confirmed in 1859. Saint Odo, a Carthusian monk, was prior of Chartreuse Order at Geyrach in Slavonia. He resigned due to difficulties with the bishop and became chaplain to a convent at Tagliacozzo in Italy, where he died at a very advanced age (Benedictines, Encyclopedia).

MLA Citation

  • Katherine I Rabenstein. Saints of the Day, 1998. CatholicSaints.Info. 21 September 2021. Web. 29 November 2021. <>