Saturday, August 8, 2020

Blessed Wolbodó of Liège – Saint of the Day – April 21

Bl. Wolbodó of Liège Biography

Bl. Wolbodó of Liège Profile. Born: 950 AD in Belgium, Europe. Worked in Belgium. Died: April 21 1021 in Liège, Belgium. Feast Day is celebrated on April 21.

The Memorial of Bl. Wolbodó of Liège – Saint of the Day

Bl. Wolbodó of Liège 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 950 AD
Country of Birth Belgium in Europe
Matrimony/Holy Orders Blesseds who were Bishops
Profession Prince-Bishop
Place of Work Belgium
Date of Death April 21 1021
Place of Death Liège, Belgium
Feast Day April 21
Beatification Beatified by N/A
Canonization Canonized by N/A
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Blessed Wolbodó of Liège
Blessed Wolbodó of Liège

Blessed’s Biography

Blessed Wolbodó of Liège studied at the Domschool in Utrecht, Netherlands. He was give a teaching job there, became a master teacher in 1012. The student society of Menschen Vereeniging Wolbodo is named after him. He was a Prince-Bishop of Liège, Belgium from 1018 until his death.

Death

He died on April 21 1021 in Liège, Belgium of natural causes and buried in the church crypt at Saint Lawerence Abbey which he had founded in Liège. His remain were re-interred October 26 1656.

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