Saint Gracia of Lérida

[Saint Gracia of Lérida]
Also known as

  • Grace of Lérida
  • Zaida of Lérida

Memorial

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Daughter of Almanzor, Muslim caliph of Lerida, Catalonia. Sister of Saint Bernard and Saint Maria. Convert, brought to the faith by her brother Bernard. The three tried to convert their brother Almanzor, who turned them over to Moorish authorities. Martyr.

Born

  • at Lerida, Catalonia (in modern Spain) as Zaida

Died

Patronage

Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Saint Gracia of Lérida“. Saints.SQPN.com. 5 June 2013. Web. 24 April 2014. <>