Saint Berlindis of Meerbeke

Also known as

  • Bellaude
  • Berlinda

Memorial

Profile

Born to the nobility, the daughter of Odolard, Duke of Lothringia and Nona, and the niece of Saint Amand of Maastricht. Odolard developed leprosy; when Berlindis would not drink from the same glass as her father, the duke disowned her. Benedictine nun at Saint Mary’s convent, Moorsel, Belgium. Anchoress at Meerbeke, Belgium.

Born

Died

  • 702 of natural causes

Canonized

Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Saint Berlindis of Meerbeke“. Saints.SQPN.com. 29 January 2014. Web. 21 September 2014. <>