Monday, December 16, 2019

Saint Frideswide – Saint of the Day – October 19

St. Frideswide Biography

Saint Frideswide Profile. Born: 650 AD in United Kingdom, Europe. Worked in England. Died: 735 AD in England. Feast Day is celebrated on October 19.

The Memorial of Saint Frideswide – Saint of the Day

St. Frideswide 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 650 AD
Country of Birth United Kingdom in Europe
Matrimony/Holy Orders Saints who were Nuns/Sisters
Profession Missionary
Place of Work England
Date of Death 735 AD
Place of Death England
Feast Day October 19
Beatification Beatified by N/A
Canonization Canonized by Pre-Congregation
Patron Saint of Oxford, England
University of Oxford, England

St. Frideswide Biography

St. Frideswide was also known as Fredeswinda. He was the daughter of Prince Didan. At the point when a neighbouring respectable, Prince Algar, with respect to her turn in a masterminded marriage, Frideswide fled to Thomwry Wood, Birnsey, England where she lived as a hermitess. Benedictine religious recluse.

Established Saint Mary’s Convent, and filled in as its abbess. The cloister is currently Christ Church College, University of Oxford, and the religious community church moved toward becoming Oxford house of prayer.

St. Frideswide
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