Wednesday, October 20, 2021

Saint Reinildis of Saintes – Saint of the Day – July 16

St. Reinildis of Saintes Biography

Saint Reinildis of Saintes Profile. Born: 630 AD in Belgium, Europe. Worked in Belgium. Died: 700 AD in outside a chapel in Saintes (in modern Halle), Belgium. Feast Day is celebrated on July 16.
 
The Memorial of Saint Reinildis of Saintes – Saint of the Day

St. Reinildis of Saintes 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 630 AD
Country of Birth Belgium in Europe
Matrimony/Holy Orders Saints who were Nuns/Sisters
Profession Hermitess
Place of Work Belgium
Date of Death 700 AD
Place of Death outside a chapel in Saintes (in modern Halle), Belgium
Feast Day July 16
Beatification Beatified by N/A
Canonization Canonized by Pre-Congregation
Patron Saint of N/A

Biography

Saint Reinildis of Saintes, destined to nobility, the girl of St. Amalburga and Duke Witger of Lorraine; sister of St. Gudula of Brussels and St. Emebert of Cambrai. She was shown her faith by her mom. As a grown-up, Reinildis made private promises to dedicate herself to God, gave her assets to the convent of Lobbes where she remained for a long time, and turned into a pilgrim to the Holy Lands, bringing back numerous relics. Hermitess at Saintes, Belgium. Martyred by agnostic Frisian intruders.

Saint Reinildis of Saintes
St. Reinildis of Saintes

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