Book of Saints – Godliva

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(Saint) Martyr (July 6) (11th century) A holy woman in Flanders who, 126 after enduring much cruel treatment at the hands of her inhuman husband, was at length (A.D. 1070) murdered by him. She has ever since been venerated in Belgium, and especially at Ghent, as a Martyr.

MLA Citation

  • Monks of Ramsgate. “Godliva”. Book of Saints, 1921. CatholicSaints.Info. 16 July 2013. Web. 29 April 2016. <>