Thursday, October 24, 2019

Saint Bernard of Calvo – Saint of the Day – 25 October

Saint Bernard of Calvo Biography

Saint Bernard of Calvo Profile. Born: 1180 AD in Spain, Europe. Worked in Spain. Died: October, 26, 1243 in Tarragona, Spain. Feast Day is celebrated on 25 October.

The Memorial of Saint Bernard of Calvo – Saint of the Day

Saint Bernard of Calvo 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 1180 AD
Country of Birth Spain in Europe
Matrimony/Holy Orders Saints who were Bishops
Profession missionary
Place of Work Spain
Date of Death October, 26, 1243
Place of Death Tarragona, Spain
Feast Day 25 October
Beatification Beatified by N/A
Canonization Canonized by N/A
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Saint Bernard of Calvo Biography

Saint Bernard of Calvo was also known as Bernard of Vich. He was Educated in Manso Calvo, Spain and Lleida, Spain. He was a Benedictine Cistercian monk. Additionally, he Worked with Saint Raymond of Penyafort. He was the Canon of the Tarragona cathedral and vicar-general in Tarragona, Spain. Bernard of Vic wasa appointed by Pope Gregory IX to combat the Waldenses in 1232 on the border of France. Later, he became the Bishop of Vich, Spain in 1233. He was abbot of Santa Creus Monastery near Tarragona, Spain. Part of the of Council of Tarragona in 1239 and 1243.