Saints of the Day – Blessed Amadeus of Clermont, O.S.B., Cistercian


Died c.1150. Lord of Hauterives (DrĂ´me), he entered the Cistercian Abbey of Bonnevaux with 16 of his vassals. Later he spent some time at Cluny to attend to the education of his son, Blessed Amadeus of Lausanne. He founded four monasteries: Leoncel, Mazan, Montperoux, and Tamis. He eventually returned to Bonnevaux where he died (Benedictines).

MLA Citation

  • Katherine I Rabenstein. Saints of the Day, 1998. CatholicSaints.Info. 21 September 2021. Web. 29 November 2021. <>