Venerable Bernardo Vaz Lobo Teixeira de Vasconcelos

Venerable Bernardo Vaz Lobo Teixeira de VasconcelosAlso known as

  • Bernardo of the Assumption
  • Bernardo da Anunciada


Studied at the University of Coimbra, Portugal. Member of the Saint Vincent de Paul Society. Devoted to eucharistic adoration. Editor of a journal devoted to democracy. Discerning a call to religious life, he entered the Mosteiro de Singeverga on 16 August 1924, joined Benedictine Annunciation Congregation, and made his vows on 29 September 1925, taking the name Brother Bernardo da Anunciada. Sent to the Abbey of Mont-César in Belgium to study theology, he soon had to return home, having contracted tuberculosis. Poet. Wrote Cântico de Amor.




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MLA Citation

  • “Venerable Bernardo Vaz Lobo Teixeira de Vasconcelos“. CatholicSaints.Info. 22 July 2021. Web. 2 August 2021. <>