Sites dedicated to St. Aelred of Rievaulx, a twelfth-century Cistercian abbot, spiritual writer, and historian.
Biographical portrait of St. Aelred of Rievaulx.
Aelred of Rievaulx, Abbot
Highlights St. Aelred's championship of friendship. With prayer in traditional and contemporary language.
Catholic Encyclopedia: St Ælred
Cistercian abbot, called "the English St. Bernard," homilist, spiritual writer, d. 1166 or 1167. Variants on the saint's name include Ailred, Aethelred, and Ethelred.
St. Aelred (1110-1167)
An edited version of the entry for Aelred in S. Baring-Gould's "The Lives of the Saints."
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