Friday, July 19, 2019

Blessed Peter the Hermit – Saint of the Day – July 8

Bl. Peter the Hermit Biography

Blessed Peter the Hermit Profile. Born: 1050 AD in France, Europe. Worked in Neufmoustier monastery in Huy, Belgium. Died: 1115 AD in Neufmoustier monastery in Huy, Belgium. Feast Day is celebrated on July 8.
 
The Memorial of Blessed Peter the Hermit – Saint of the Day

Bl. Peter the Hermit 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 1050 AD
Country of Birth France of Europe
Matrimony/Holy Orders Blesseds who were Monks
Profession Prior
Place of Work Neufmoustier monastery in Huy, Belgium
Date of Death 1115 AD
Place of Death Neufmoustier monastery in Huy, Belgium
Feast Day July 8
Beatification Beatified by N/A
Canonization Canonized by N/A
Patron Saint of N/A

Biography

Blessed Peter the Hermit, lectured on the First Crusade to recoup the Holy Lands from attacking Muslims. Went with the militaries of Godfrey of Bouillon. Vicar General of the Patriarch of Jerusalem. Come back to Belgium in 1099. Established the Neufmoustier cloister in Huy, Belgium where he filled in as earlier for an amazing remainder. Known as a well-known minister and for carrying on with an amazingly parsimonious life; when his relics were moved in 1242 he was found to have worn a hair shirt under his propensity.

Blessed Peter the Hermit
Bl. Peter the Hermit