Saint Bernard of Calvo

Also known as

  • Bernard of Calbo
  • Bernard of Vich
  • Bernard of Vic
  • Bernat…



Educated in Manso Calvo, Spain and Lleida, Spain. Benedictine Cistercian monk. Worked with Saint Raymond of Penyafort. Canon of the Tarragona cathedral and vicar-general in Tarragona, Spain. Appointed by Pope Gregory IX to combat the Waldenses in 1232 on the border of France. Bishop of Vich, Spain in 1233. Abbot of Santa Creus Monastery near Tarragona, Spain. Part of the of Council of Tarragona in 1239 and 1243.



Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Saint Bernard of Calvo“. CatholicSaints.Info. 6 June 2018. Web. 20 October 2021. <>