Book of Saints – Amelberga


AMELBERGA (AMELIA) (Saint) Virgin (July 10) (8th century) A nun of Bilsea, near Liege, under the Abbess Saint Landrada. She died in her monastery (A.D. 772), after a long life of prayer and penance; but was buried at Tamise in the Ardennes, where she had built a church on her family estates. Her relics were translated to an Abbey in the neighbourhood of Ghent towards the end of the eleventh century.

MLA Citation

  • Monks of Ramsgate. “Amelberga”. Book of Saints, 1921. CatholicSaints.Info. 3 June 2012. Web. 11 December 2018. <>