Sant 'UBERTO (656 - 30 May 727), belonging to the Merovingian dynasty, initially led a life consistent with his status at the courts of the kings of Neustria and Austrasia, marrying and bringing to the world an heir. According to tradition, during a hunt on a holy Friday, the Crucifix appeared among the horns of a deer, and invited him to leave the life of a sinner to devote himself to the spiritual one. Left widowed renounced the goods and titles in favor of his younger brother Oddone, to whom he also entrusted his son; began his religious journey under Saint Lamberto in Maastricht, to which he succeeded in the bishopric; became preachers and went on to evangelize Brabant and the Ardennes, founded the diocese of Liège and became the first bishop. Buried in St. Peter's Church in Liège, his relics were translated into the abbey of Andage in the Ardennes on November 3, 825. It is commemorated on this date and on May 30, the day of death (Dies Natalis, birth to heaven) . Colored Etching, Italy 1886

Belgio

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subject date: 2017-11-02

caption: Sant 'UBERTO (656 - 30 May 727), belonging to the Merovingian dynasty, initially led a life consistent with his status at the courts of the kings of Neustria and Austrasia, marrying and bringing to the world an heir. According to tradition, during a hunt on a holy Friday, the Crucifix appeared among the horns of a deer, and invited him to leave the life of a sinner to devote himself to the spiritual one. Left widowed renounced the goods and titles in favor of his younger brother Oddone, to whom he also entrusted his son; began his religious journey under Saint Lamberto in Maastricht, to which he succeeded in the bishopric; became preachers and went on to evangelize Brabant and the Ardennes, founded the diocese of Liège and became the first bishop. Buried in St. Peter's Church in Liège, his relics were translated into the abbey of Andage in the Ardennes on November 3, 825. It is commemorated on this date and on May 30, the day of death (Dies Natalis, birth to heaven) . Colored Etching, Italy 1886

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FranceMerovingiansapostle of the ArdennesWalloniaBelgiumUberto of Liegeholy of the dayhagiographyhistory of the ChurchCatholicismcult of saintsSaintsliturgical calendarcalendarreligionChristianityItalyKingdom of ItalyNineteenth centurydevotionsightdeerSant 'Ubertocallvocation

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