Blessed Arnulf of Villers

Also known as

  • Arnulf Cornibout
  • Arnulph
  • Arnulphus
  • Arnoul



After a wasted youth, at age 22 he had a conversion and became a Cistercian lay brother at Villers, Belgium. There he became known for the his ascetic life and charity, his prayer life, and desire to make up for his past. Had a great devotion to the Blessed Virgin Mary.



Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Blessed Arnulf of Villers“. CatholicSaints.Info. 28 June 2016. Web. 14 June 2021. <>