Saint Adalbert of Egmond

Saint Adalbert of EgmondAlso known as

  • Adelbert
  • Aedelbert
  • Aedelbertus

Memorial

Profile

Member of the Northumbrian royal family. Spiritual student of and fellow evangelist in Ireland with Saint Egbert of Rathemigisi. Deacon at Rathemigisi monastery. Evangelized in Friesland with Saint Willibrord in 690. Converted most of the people of Egmond by his preaching and his example. May have been abbot of Epternach; records are unclear. Archdeacon of the diocese of Utrecht, Netherlands.

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Canonized

Representation

  • fountain springing up on the opening of his tomb
Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Saint Adalbert of Egmond“. Saints.SQPN.com. 17 May 2014. Web. 20 September 2014. <>