Book of Saints – Ina and Ethelburga


(Saints) (September 8) (8th century) King Ina, one of the most famous of the sovereigns of the Heptarchyv after a long and prosperous reign, retired with his Queen Ethelburga to Borne, where they in the practice of penance and of works of piety prepared for death. King Ina died A.D. 727. Miracles are said to have been worked at their tomb, but Ina and Ethelburga have never been formally recognised as Saints.

MLA Citation

  • Monks of Ramsgate. “Ina and Ethelburga”. Book of Saints, 1921. CatholicSaints.Info. 10 September 2013. Web. 27 July 2021. <>