Blessed Godeschalk of Zeliv

Also known as

  • Godeschalcus of Želiv
  • Godeskalk of Želiv
  • Gottschalk of Želiv

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Premonstratensian canon in Steinfield, Germany. He led a group of Premonstratensian brothers who revived an abandoned Benedictine monastery of Želiv (in modern Czech Republic); it became one of the most important religious institutions in Bohemia, and its brothers founded other houses throughout the region. Spiritual teacher of Blessed Gerlac of Milevsko.

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MLA Citation

  • “Blessed Godeschalk of Zeliv“. Saints.SQPN.com. 4 October 2013. Web. 1 September 2014. <>