Saint Bede the Younger

Also known as

  • Beda

Memorial

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Courtier to King Charles the Bald of France. After 40 years of service, he gave up the worldly life to become a monk at the monastery of Gavello, Italy. He declined to become a bishop, citing his inadequacy.

Died

Canonized

Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Saint Bede the Younger“. Saints.SQPN.com. 9 April 2013. Web. 10 July 2014. <>