Bernard of Clairvaux was a Cistercian monk and abbot of the monastery at Clairvaux. In spite of his extensive travels around Europe he found time to write nearly a dozen major treatises, countless sermons and letters.
Saint Bernard and the Dukenof Aquitaine - Maarten Pepijn
Ruins of Clairvaux Abbey, France. Founded in 1115 by St Bernard of Clairvaux. Burials; 1) Bernard of Clairvaux (1090-1153) 2) Philip I, Count of Flanders (1143-1191) 3) Saint Malachy (c.1094/1095-1148) 4) Theresa of Portugal, Countess of Flanders (c.1151-1218)