Ava



Ava


Notes

dau.or niece of King Pepin.


St. Ava
Feastday: April 29

Ava was the daughter of King Pepin. She was cured of blindness by St. Rainfredis, became a Benedictine nun at Dinart, Hainault, and later was elected Abbess. Her feast day is April 29th.


AVA OF DINANT, OSB ABBESS (AC)

(also known as Ave, Avia)

Died after 845. A blind Belgian woman, niece of King Pepin, who in her youth was miraculously healed through the intercession of Saint Renfroi (Rainfredis). She entered a convent at Denain, Hainault, where she became abbess (Benedictines, Encyclopedia).

Fiest day: April 29


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