Saint Robert of Bury Saint Edmunds

Memorial

Profile

A boy whose death was blamed on local Jews and the blood libel of their supposed hatred of Christianity and need for Christian blood in Passover rituals. Dedication and stories of his sanctity have more to do with anti-Semitism than and holiness.

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MLA Citation

  • “Saint Robert of Bury Saint Edmunds“. Saints.SQPN.com. 9 February 2014. Web. 2 September 2014. <>