Saturday, August 8, 2020

Blessed Robert Gruthuysen – Saint of the Day – April 29

Bl. Robert Gruthuysen Biography

Bl. Robert Gruthuysen Profile. Born: unknown in Belgium, Europe. Worked in Belgium. Died: 1157 in Belgium. Feast Day is celebrated on April 29.


The Memorial of Bl. Robert Gruthuysen – Saint of the Day

Bl. Robert Gruthuysen Biography, Feast Day, Date of Birth, Country of Birth, Profession, Place of Work, Date of Death, Place of Death, Beatification Date, Canonization Date

Date of Birth


Country of Birth

Belgium in Europe

Matrimony/Holy Orders

Blesseds who were Monks


Monk, Abbot

Place of Work


Date of Death


Place of Death


Feast Day

April 29


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Canonized by N/A

Patron Saint of

Blessed Robert Gruthuysen
Blessed Robert Gruthuysen

Blessed’s Biography

Blessed Robert Gruthuysen was a Benedictine Cistercian monk in 1131 and a spiritual student of Saint Bernard of Clairvaux. He was the first abbot of Dunes Abbey in 1139. In 1153 Abbot of Clairvaux Abbey. Bl. Robert Gruthuysen died in 1157 of natural causes.

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