Tuesday, May 26, 2020

Saint Waltrude of Mons – Saint of the Day – April 9

Saint Waltrude of Mons Biography

Saint Waltrude of Mons Profile. Born: 7 century in Belgium, Europe. Worked in France. Died: April 9 686 in France. Feast Day is celebrated on April 9.

The Memorial of Saint Waltrude of Mons – Saint of the Day

Saint Waltrude of Mons 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

7 century

Country of Birth

Belgium of Europe

Matrimony/Holy Orders

Saints who were Nuns/Sisters


princess, Nun

Place of Work


Date of Death

April 9 686

Place of Death


Feast Day

April 9


Beatified by Pre-Congregation


Canonized by Pre-Congregation

Patron Saint of

1 Hainault, Belgium
2 Mons, Belgium

Saint Waltrude of Mons Biography

Saint Waltrude of Mons was born in Belgium in the seventh century. Her mother, father and sister, all were declared to be saint too. Waltrude grew up to be a pretty teenage girl and Some young men want to marry her. King Chlotar II her father chose husband for Waltrude. She Married Saint Vincent Madelgaire, count of Hainault, a lord in King Dagobert’s court.

Waltrude had two daughters and two sons. Amazing, all of them have also been declared saints. St. Waltrude was happy because God gave her an extraordinary family. She encouraged her husband to become a monk, and he is known as Saint Vincent Madelgaire. Two years later after her husband becoming Mon St. Waltrude decided to become a nun.

St. Waltrude established a religious community in Mons, Belgium,but stayed as a member to avoid slander from the secular world(people thinking St. Waltrude is praying and doing good deeds is only a way to cover up his terrible secret sins).

Valdetrudis died of natural causes on April 9 686

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