Saint Ceolwulph

Also known as

  • Ceolwulf

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Profile

Eighth century king of Northumbria in England. Patron and supporter of Venerable Bede who dedicated his Ecclesiastical History to Ceolwulph. In later life Ceolwulph abdicated and became a monk at Lindisfarne Abbey, possibly as a way to prevent a war over his throne.

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Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Saint Ceolwulph“. CatholicSaints.Info. 2 October 2012. Web. 30 July 2015. <>