St Hugh of Lincoln – Feast Day – November 17

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Saint Hugh of Lincoln Biography

Saint Hugh of Lincoln Profile. Born: 1135 AD in France, Europe. Worked in England. Died: 16 November 1200 in London, England. Feast Day is celebrated on November 17.

The Memorial of Saint Hugh of Lincoln – Saint of the Day

St Hugh of Lincoln 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

1135 AD

Country of Birth

France in Europe

Matrimony/Holy Orders

Saints who were Priests



Place of Work


Date of Death

16 November 1200

Place of Death

London, England

Feast Day

November 17


Beatified by N/A


Canonized by Pope Honorius III on 18 February 1220

Patron Saint of

sick children
sick people

St Hugh of Lincoln Biography

St Hugh of Lincoln was born to nobility, the child of William, Lord of Avalon. His mom Anna passed on when he was eight, and he was raised and taught at a cloister at Villard-Benoit in France. A priest at 15. Elder at 19. Earlier of a religious community at Saint-Maxim. Joined the Carthusians in 1160. Appointed in 1165. In 1175 he progressed toward becoming abbot of the main English Carthusian cloister, which was worked by King Henry II as a feature of his atonement for the homicide of Thomas Becket.

His notoriety for blessedness spread through England and pulled in numerous to the religious community. He reproved Henry for maintaining sees empty in control to keep their pay for the honoured position. He opposed the arrangement, however, was made diocesan of Lincoln on 21 September 1181. Reestablished administrative order in his see. Revamped the Lincoln basilica, demolished by a seismic tremor in 1185.

Hugh condemned the mass oppression of Jews in England in 1190-91, over and again looking down furnished crowds, making them discharge their exploited people. Negotiator to France for King John in 1199, an excursion that destroyed his wellbeing. While going to a national committee in London a couple of months after the fact, he was hit with an anonymous illness and kicked the bucket two months after the fact.

St.Hugh of Lincoln
St.Hugh of Lincoln

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