"Lord, to whom shall we go? You have the words of eternal life." John 6:68


Monday, 19 November 2018

St. Mechtildis of Helfta (13th century)

image Other saints of the day

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.


©Evangelizo.org 2001-2018