Book of Saints – Adelbert


(Saint) Confessor (June 25) (8th century) A Northumbrian by birth and said to have been of royal blood. He became a disciple of Saint Egbert and afterwards joined Saint Willebrord, in the latter’s Apostolate of Holland. He was made Archdeacon of the recently founded See of Utrecht and died at Egmund about A.D. 740.

MLA Citation

  • “Adelbert”. New Catholic Dictionary. CatholicSaints.Info. 6 October 2017. Web. 21 January 2022. <>