Saint Bova of Rheims

Also known as

  • Beuve
  • Boba
  • Bona

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Born a Merovingian princess, the daughter of King Sigebert of Austrasia; sister of Saint Balderic, aunt of Saint Doda of Rheims. Called to the religious life, she rejected a series of marriage proposal to become the first abbess of the Saint Peter monastery in Rheims, France.

Died

Canonized

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MLA Citation

  • “Saint Bova of Rheims“. Saints.SQPN.com. 23 April 2013. Web. 28 August 2014. <>