Saints and Their Symbols – Saint Albert the Carmelite

[Saint Albert of Jerusalem]Article

A.D. 1214, April 8, founder of the Carmelite Order, was Bishop of Vercelli, and Patriarch of Jerusalem. As he was embarking at Acre to attend a Lateran council in Home, he was murdered by a man who hated him for having reproved his sins. For this cause he is considered a martyr.

MLA Citation

  • E A Greene. “Saint Albert the Carmelite”. Saints and Their Symbols, 1909. Saints.SQPN.com. 16 August 2013. Web. 27 December 2014. <>