Sunday, August 18, 2019

Saint Grimbald – Saint of the Day – July 8

St. Grimbald Biography

Saint Grimbald Profile. Born: 820 AD in Belgium, Europe. Worked in England. Died: 901 in England. Feast Day is celebrated on July 8.
The Memorial of Saint Grimbald – Saint of the Day

St. Grimbald 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 820 AD
Country of Birth Belgium of Europe
Matrimony/Holy Orders Saints who were Monks
Profession Abbot
Place of Work England
Date of Death 901
Place of Death England
Feast Day July 8
Beatification Beatified by N/A
Canonization Canonized by Pre-Congregation
Patron Saint of N/A


Saint Grimbald, Benedictine monk, and prior of St. Bertin religious community. Alfred of England was inspired with the man’s heavenliness, and when he climbed the position of authority, Alfred asked Grimbald to come to England to share his insight and blessedness. Grimbald touched base in England around 885 and inspired numerous with his insight into Scripture, his ability in music, and his heavenliness. Grimbald helped found the University of Oxford, and filled in as its first educator of heavenliness. Declined the ward of Canterbury. He resigned to Winchester, and with the Lord’s support, he started the establishment of Newminister, and was then introduced as abbot. Following two decades in England, Grimbald turned out to be sick. He took Communion, went through a few days in examination, assembled the priests of the network to his space for one final time of partnership, and passed on.

Saint Grimbald
Saint Grimbald