Gilbert of Sempringham, Saint
Gilbert of Sempringham, Saint
Short biography of the founder of the Gilbertines, who died in 1189

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  • Gilbert of Sempringham, Saint — ▪ Roman Catholic priest Gilbert also spelled  Guilbert   born c. 1083, , Sempringham, Lincolnshire, Eng. died Feb. 4, 1189, Sempringham; canonized 1202; feast day February 4, feast day in Northampton and Nottingham February 16       English… …   Universalium

  • Gilbert of Sempringham — Infobox Saint name=Saint Gilbert of Sempringham birth date=c. 1083 death date=February 4, 1190 feast day=February 16 venerated in=Roman Catholic Church imagesize=250px caption= birth place=Sempringham, Lincolnshire, England death… …   Wikipedia

  • Gilbert of Sempringham — (c. 1083–1189)    Saint and Order Founder.    Gilbert was born in Sempringham, now in Lincolnshire, England. After ordination, he became the parish priest of Sempringham and there he encouraged seven women to follow the Cistercian Rule. The order …   Who’s Who in Christianity

  • Gilbert de Sempringham — Gilbert de Sempringham, né à Sempringham (Angleterre) entre 1083 et 1089 où il est mort en 1189, est le fondateur de l ordre de Saint Gilbert. Sommaire 1 Biographie 2 Culte 3 Références …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Saint Gilbert — may refer to:*Gilbert of Sempringham, founder of the Gilbertine Order *Gilbert de Moravia (d. 1245), later known as Saint Gilbert of Dornoch, Bishop of Caithness and founder of Dornoch Cathedral *Gilbert of Meaux, Bishop of Meaux …   Wikipedia

  • Sempringham — Located north of Bourne, on the Lincolnshire fen edge, Sempringham is now a very small hamlet consisting of a church, a house and a well, giving little clue to the history embodied within its parish boundary. Most of its houses are a kilometre… …   Wikipedia

  • Gilbert (given name) — Infobox Given Name Revised name = Gilbert imagesize= caption= pronunciation= gender = Male meaning = gisel + beraht region = British Isles origin = Norman French, Old Germanic related names = Gilberto, Gil footnotes = [… …   Wikipedia

  • List of abbeys and priories in England — Contents 1 Overview 1.1 Article layout 2 Abbreviations and key …   Wikipedia

  • Ordre de Saint-Gilbert — 52° 52′ 43″ N 0° 21′ 34″ W / 52.87863, 0.35949 …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Gilberto de Sempringham — San Gilberto San Gilberto con dos monjas gilbertinas, s. XIX Fundador de los Canónigos regulares de San Gilberto Nacimiento c …   Wikipedia Español

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