Saint Aurelia of Strasbourg

detail of an Italian holy card of Saint Aurelia of Strasbourg by Bertoni, date unknown; swiped from Santi e BeatiAlso known as

  • Aurelia of Ratisbon
  • Aurelia of Regensburg



Born a princess, a member of the royal family of Hugh Capet. To escape marriage, she fled to Alsace and lived as a recluse for 52 years. Only Bishop Wolfgang of Ratisbon knew that she was even alive.



Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Saint Aurelia of Strasbourg“. CatholicSaints.Info. 15 October 2016. Web. 27 October 2016. <>