Blessed Humbeline of Jully

Also known as

  • Hombeline
  • Homberga
  • Humbelina
  • Ombelina
  • Ombeline
  • Ombline

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Younger sister of Saint Bernard of Clairvaux. Married to Guy de Narcy, a member of the ruling family of Lorraine (in modern France). After a few years of rich and frivolous living, Humbeline turned her back on the worldly life; after a few more years she, with her husband’s approval, became a Benedictine nun at Jully-les-Nonnains convent near Troyes, France. Served as abbess there.

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MLA Citation

  • “Blessed Humbeline of Jully“. Saints.SQPN.com. 30 January 2014. Web. 11 July 2014. <>