Blessed Oda of Rivreulle

Also known was

  • Oda of Anderlues
  • Oda of Brabant
  • Ode of….
  • Odette of….



Born to the nobility in the Brabant region. To avoid an arranged marriage to a young nobleman, Oda disfigured her face. Her family then allowed her to follow the religious vocation she desired. Premonstratensian nun at Rivroelles. Prioress at Rivroelles. Her cult has never been formally confirmed, but popular devotion continues.



  • 1158 of natural causes
Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Blessed Oda of Rivreulle“. CatholicSaints.Info. 20 April 2012. Web. 25 November 2015. <>