July 10 – Charlemagne Was Punished for His Rudeness to Her

St. Amalberga A virgin, very much revered in Belgium, who is said to have been sought in marriage by Charles, afterwards Charlemagne. Continually repulsed, Charles finally attempted to carry her off by force, but though he broke her arm in the struggle he was unable to move her from the altar before which she had … Continue reading July 10 – Charlemagne Was Punished for His Rudeness to Her