Blessed Flora of Beaulieu



Know as a pious youth, her parents tried to arrange a marriage for her, but Flora resisted, and eventually entered a convent near Auvergne, France. In 1324 she entered the Priory of Beaulieu of the Hospitallers of Saint John of Jerusalem. Had the gifts of levitation, stigmata, and prophesy. She was ridiculed mercilessly by other sisters because of these gifts, and suffered bouts of depression.



  • 1347 of natural causes

MLA Citation

  • “Blessed Flora of Beaulieu“. 5 October 2014. Web. 6 March 2015. <>