St Edbert of Lindisfarne – Feast Day – May 6

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St Edbert of Lindisfarne Profile. Born: 7th century in United Kingdom, Europe. Worked in England. Died: 6 May 698 in England. Feast Day is celebrated on May 6.
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St Edbert of Lindisfarne Biography

Date of Birth 7th century
Country of Birth United Kingdom in Europe
Matrimony/Holy Orders Saints who were Bishop
Profession Monk, Bishop
Place of Work England
Date of Death 6 May 698
Place of Death England
Feast Day May 6
Canonization Pre-Congregation
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Saint’s Biography

Saint Edbert of Lindisfarne was born in the 7th century in England. He joined the Lindisfarne Abbey and served as a monk. Edbert liked to help the poor by giving them the tenth of his goods and property annually. He Succeeded Saint Cuthbert and appointed the bishop of Lindisfarne, England for eleven years. Edbert established several churches in the region and improved the structures at Lindisfarne. Saint Bede the Venerable wrote about him.


He died on May 6 698 of natural causes and buried in the grave that had held Cuthbert‘s remains before they were translated to Chapel. Edbert’s relics were translated to Durham, England in 875.

Saint Edbert of Lindisfarne
St. Edbert of Lindisfarne

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