Book of Saints – Walthen

main article for Saint Waltheof of MelroseArticle

(Saint) Abbot (August 3) (12th century) A Canon Regular of Nostel near Pontefract in Yorkshire, who passed to the Cistercian Order and became Abbot of Melrose. He was remarkable for his gift of high prayer and for the miracles he wrought. He died A.D. 1160, and fifty years afterwards his body was found to be still incorrupt.

MLA Citation

  • Monks of Ramsgate. “Walthen”. Book of Saints, 1921. CatholicSaints.Info. 2 August 2016. Web. 21 January 2019. <>