Thursday, February 23, 2012


St. Bertrand

 Bertrand of Saint Quentin,
 (also known as Bertram, Ebertram)
Feast day: January 24
Died: 7th century

Benedictine abbot. companion of St. Bertinus and aide to St. Omer. He worked as a missionary in northern France and Flanders, Belgium, before becoming the abbot of Saint-Quentin.

Saint Bertrand, a native of Coutances, France, and a disciple of Saint Bertinus at Luxeuil, evangelized northern France and Flanders with Saint Omer.

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