Catholic Encyclopedia: St. Roch
Early 14th century. While on pilgrimage, Roch acquired renown for healing plague victims. He himself was stricken with the plague. Upon returning to his hometown, he was cast into prison as an accused spy, where he died.
Catholic Online: St. Roch
Some variations on his life.
Illustrated profile, with links.
Life of St. Rochus
Short biography, accompanied by a photo of a sculpture depicting the saint.
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