Book of Saints – Ethelwold


ETHELWOLD (Saint) Bishop (February 2) (8th century) A disciple of Saint Cuthbert, afterwards Abbot of Old Melrose, and for the last twenty years of his life Bishop of Lindisfarne. He was a contemporary of Saint Bede, who speaks of him in terms of high praise. He died A.D. 740, and later his relics were enshrined at Durham.

MLA Citation

  • Monks of Ramsgate. “Ethelwold”. Book of Saints, 1921. CatholicSaints.Info. 17 January 2013. Web. 24 July 2021. <>