Saint Hadelin of Chelles

stained glass window Saint Hadelinus; date unknown, artist unknown; parish church of Saint Martin, Visé, Liège, Belgium; photographed on 10 October 2012 by Reinhardhauke; swiped from Wikimedia Commons; click for image sourceMemorial

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Benedictine monk. Companion of Saint Remaclus. Worked with Remaclus at Solignac, Maastricht, Netherlands, and Stavelot, Belgium. Founder of the Chelles Abbey, diocese of Liege, Belgium. Spent his later years as a hermit near Dinant on the Meuse.

Born

  • at Gascony (in modern France)

Died

  • c.690 of natural causes

Canonized

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MLA Citation

  • “Saint Hadelin of Chelles“. CatholicSaints.Info. 29 August 2013. Web. 7 July 2015. <>