Location: Brie / France

Factoid List

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Office Bede.HE  iii.8 Æthelburg 4 held office of Abbess
Office Bede.HE  iii.8 Sæthryth 1 held office of Abbess
Office Bede.HE  iii.8 Fara 1 held office of Abbess
Event Bede.HE  iii.8   The brothers (Anonymi 642) resolved to raise Æthelburg 4's bones and translate them to another church. On opening the sepulchre the body was found untouched by decay.
Event Bede.HE  iii.8   The brothers (Anonymi 642) resolved to raise Æthelburg 4's bones and translate them to another church. On opening the sepulchre the body was found untouched by decay.
Event Bede.HE  iii.8   The brothers (Anonymi 642) resolved to raise Æthelburg 4's bones and translate them to another church. On opening the sepulchre the body was found untouched by decay.
Event Bede.HE  iii.8   Æthelburg 4 was buried in that part of the church that she had chosen.
Event Bede.HE  iii.8   Æthelburg 4 died when her church was less than half finished.
Event Bede.HE  iii.8   Æthelburg 4 began to build a church dedicated to all the apostles in which she wished her body to be buried.
Event Bede.HE  iii.8   It was decided to take up the stone which covered Eorcengota 1's sepulchre and raise it higher in the same place. While they were doing this, a sweet fragrance arose from the depths of the sepulchre.
Event Bede.HE  iii.8   Eorcengota 1 was buried in the church of the blessed protomartyr Stephen.
Event Bede.HE  iii.8   As Eorcengota 1 was dying, many brothers of the monastery (Anonymi 641) heard choirs of angels singing as well as the sound of a mighty throng. Hurrying out they saw a very great light coming from heaven which bore away Eorcengota 1's soul.
Event Bede.HE  iii.8   When the day of her death was imminent, Eorcengota 1 went around the monastery visiting the cells of Christ's infirm hand-maiden (Anonymi 640). She recommended herself to their prayers and told them that it had been revealed to her that her death was imminent.
Occupation Bede.HE  iii.8 Eorcengota 1 Nun
Occupation Bede.HE  iii.8 Anonymi 640 Nun
Occupation Bede.HE  iii.8 Anonymi 641 Brother
Occupation Anon.LiberEliensis  1.2 Sæthryth 1 Served the Lord in the place called Brie.
Occupation Anon.LiberEliensis  1.2 Æthelburg 4 Served the Lord in a place called Brie.