Posts tagged ‘Name Bertwald’

Saint Brithwald of Ramsbury

Also known as

  • Birthwald of Glastonbury
  • Brithwald of Sarum
  • Berhtwald of …
  • Bertwald of …
  • Birthwold of …
  • Brihtwald of …
  • Brithwold of …
  • Britwaldus of …
  • Britwold of …

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Benedictine monk at Glastonbury Abbey. Bishop of Ramsbury, England in 1005; he served for 40 years. He eventually moved his see to Old Sarum (modern Salisbury, England). Benefactor of Glastonbury and Malmesbury abbeys. Given to visions, and had the gift of prophecy.

Died

MLA Citation

  • “Saint Brithwald of Ramsbury“. CatholicSaints.Info. 16 November 2016. Web. 10 December 2018. <>

Saint Brithwald of Canterbury

Also known as

  • Beorhtweald
  • Berctuald
  • Bercthwald
  • Beretuald
  • Berhtwald
  • Berthwald
  • Bertwald
  • Brihtwald

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Educated at Canterbury, England. Benedictine monk and then abbot of Reculver Abbey, Kent, England. Abbot of Glastonbury Abbey. Archbishop of Canterbury from 692 until his death nearly 40 years later. Correspondent of with Saint Boniface, Saint Aldhelm, and Saint Wilfrid of York. Assisted at the Synod of Nidd.

Born

  • Anglo-Saxon

Died

Canonized

Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Saint Brithwald of Canterbury“. CatholicSaints.Info. 15 April 2015. Web. 10 December 2018. <>