Book of Saints – Agnes of Bohemia

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(Saint) Virgin. (March 6) (13th century) A princess, daughter of the King of Bohemia and sister of the King of Hungary, who to a marriage with the Emperor Frederick II preferred the life of a Poor Clare. By her gentle piety she gained the hearts of all with whom she had to deal. Pope Gregory IX, who greatly valued her, placed her at the head of all the convents of her Order. She passed away, A.D. 1282, at the age of seventy-seven years.

MLA Citation

  • Monks of Ramsgate. “Agnes of Bohemia”. Book of Saints, 1921. CatholicSaints.Info. 1 March 2016. Web. 18 October 2017. <>