St. Isabella of France

Feast Day:
Roman Rite Calendar - 02/26
Roman Rite Calendar - 02/26


Patron Of: Sickness, Sick People

 Isabel of France
 Isabella of France
Memorial
26 February
Profile
Daughter of Blanche of Castile. Only sister of Saint Louis IX. Declined marriage offer from the German emporer in order to found a Poor Clare convent at Longchamps near Paris, where she lived as a nun, though without taking vows.
Died
1270 of natural causes
Beatified
1520
Canonized
pending
Name Meaning
dedicated to God
Patronage
sick people



All information used with permission of the Patron Saint Index.


 
 

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