Saint Balther of Lindisfarne

Also known as

  • Baldred
  • Baldredus
  • Bilfrid
  • Billfrith

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Benedictine hermit at Lindisfarne and Bass Rock, Northumbria, England. He was an expert gold and silversmith who worked with Bishop Eaddfrid to create the bindings of the Lindisfarne Gospels in gold, silver, and gems.

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Canonized

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MLA Citation

  • “Saint Balther of Lindisfarne“. Saints.SQPN.com. 5 February 2014. Web. 18 September 2014. <>