Blessed Lambert of Cîteaux



Eleventh-century Cistercian monk in Morimond Abbey, Parnoy-en-Bassigny, France. Abbot of Clairfontaine Abbey in Belgium. Abbot of Morimond Abbey. Abbot of the Cîteaux Abbey in Saint-Nicolas-lès-Cîteaux, France from 1155 to 1161. In 1161 he retired from leadership to spend retirement as a prayerful monk at the Morimond Abbey.


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MLA Citation

  • “Blessed Lambert of Cîteaux“. CatholicSaints.Info. 12 July 2016. Web. 28 November 2021. <>