May 28 – After Defeating the Saracens, He Joined the Benedictines

St. William of Gellone Born 755; died 28 May, c. 812; was the second count of Toulouse, having attained that dignity in 790. He is by some writers also given the title of Duke of Aquitaine. This saint is the hero of the ninth-century “Roman de Guillame au court nez”, but the story of his … Continue reading May 28 – After Defeating the Saracens, He Joined the Benedictines