Friday, December 9, 2022

Saint Angilbert of Centula – Saint of the Day – February 17

Saint Angilbert of Centula Biography

Saint Angilbert of Centula Profile. Born: 740 AD in France, Europe. Worked in France. Died: 18 February 814 in N/A. Feast Day is celebrated on February 17.

The Memorial of Saint Angilbert of Centula – Saint of the Day

St. Angilbert of Centula 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 740 AD
Country of Birth France in Europe
Matrimony/Holy Orders Saints who were Monks
Profession Missionary
Place of Work France
Date of Death 18 February 814
Place of Death N/A
Feast Day February 17
Beatification Beatified by N/A
Canonization Canonized by Pre-Congregation
Patron Saint of N/A


St. Angilbert of Centula was raised at the court of Charlemagne where he became his friend and confidante. He married Charlemagne’s daughter Bertha where with her permission turned to religious life. Bertha became a nun while Angilbert became a Benedictine monk.

He raised to be a Court chaplain, Councilor and diplomat and as a reward for his service in the court, Charlemagne gave him the Abbey of Saint Riquier in Centula where he served as abbot. He was the Executor of the emperor’s will.

St. Angilbert of Centula
St. Angilbert of Centula

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