Book of Saints – Isabel


(Saint) Virgin (August 31) (13th century) A French Princess, daughter of King Louis VIII, a pious and cultured maiden, who refused to give her hand to the Emperor of Germany’s eldest son and heir, in order to consecrate her virginity to God. She founded a monastery of Poor Clares near Paris, where she died, February 22, A.D. 1270.

MLA Citation

  • Monks of Ramsgate. “Isabel”. Book of Saints, 1921. CatholicSaints.Info. 10 September 2013. Web. 27 June 2019. <>