Book of Saints – Raymund of Fitera

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(Saint) Abbot (February 1) (12th century) A Spanish Cistercian monk, founder and organiser of the famous Military Order of Calatrava. The object of its members was the recovery of Spain from the Moors, and originally they were Oblates of the Cistercian Order. Saint Raymund died A.D. 1163, and soon afterwards his Military Order became secularised.

MLA Citation

  • Monks of Ramsgate. “Raymund of Fitera”. Book of Saints, 1921. CatholicSaints.Info. 31 January 2017. Web. 20 October 2020. <>