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Sunday, 19 November 2017

St. Mechtildis of Helfta (13th century)

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Saint Mechtildis of Helfta
(13th century)

        St. Mechtildis was born to a noble family in Heifta, Saxony, and was placed in a Benedictine convent at age seven.

        Mechtildis was a mystic, and aided St. Gertrude with her Book of Special Graces or The Revelation of St. Mechtildis.



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