Friday, May 22, 2015

Obscure Saint of the Day: St. Bobo

I have officially found my favorite obscure saint name...

Happy Feast of St. Bobo!

Bobo was a crusader and eventual hermit. 

He was a knight in France, who fought against the invading armies, and afterward made the epic decision to finish his life as a hermit. 

Bobo died in the year 985 while on pilgrimage to Rome. 

St. Bobo, pray for us!

1 comment:

  1. Here's a little more on St. Bobo - and the other odd saints that share his week in the liturgical calendar: