Santa BERTA of Blangy (circa 640 - 725), Badessa. Daughter of Count Palatine Rigoberto, at age 20, married a relative of Clodove II, Sigfrido, to whom he gave five daughters. He remained a widow forty years and decided to follow the monastic vocation. According to tradition, he built two houses of prayer and both collapsed inexplicably, then received the vision of an angel who pointed to the place in Artois where he would have to build the monastery of which he became baptized after retiring with the two older Daughters Deotila And Gertrude. Commemoration on July 4th. Colored Etching, Italy 1886

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title: SANTA BERTA ISTITUTRICE

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caption: Santa BERTA of Blangy (circa 640 - 725), Badessa. Daughter of Count Palatine Rigoberto, at age 20, married a relative of Clodove II, Sigfrido, to whom he gave five daughters. He remained a widow forty years and decided to follow the monastic vocation. According to tradition, he built two houses of prayer and both collapsed inexplicably, then received the vision of an angel who pointed to the place in Artois where he would have to build the monastery of which he became baptized after retiring with the two older Daughters Deotila And Gertrude. Commemoration on July 4th. Colored Etching, Italy 1886

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