Wednesday, September 23, 2020

Blessed Helwisa – Saint of the Day – February 11

Blessed Helwisa Biography

Blessed Helwisa Profile. Born: N/A in France, Europe. Worked in France. Died: 1060 AD in N/A. Feast Day is celebrated on February 11.

The Memorial of Blessed Helwisa – Saint of the Day

Bl. Helwisa Biography, Feast Day, Date of Birth, Country of Birth, Profession, Place of Work, Date of Death, Place of Death, Beatification Date, Canonization Date

Date of Birth N/A
Country of Birth France of Europe
Matrimony/Holy Orders Blesseds who were Married
Profession Missionary work
Place of Work France
Date of Death 1060 AD
Place of Death N/A
Feast Day February 11
Beatification Beatified by N/A
Canonization Canonized by N/A
Patron Saint of N/A

Bl. Helwisa Biography

Bl. Helwisa was born to French nobility and married to Count Hugh of Meulan. She was widowed and donated a large part of her inheritance to the nearby Benedictine abbey. She remarried but soon was widowed again and decided to renounce earthly pleasures.

She spent the rest of her life as an anchoress in a cell under the basilica and the direction of the abbey in Coulombs but never joined the order.

Bl. Helwisa
Bl. Helwisa

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