Monday, September 23, 2019

Saint Milburga – Saint of the Day – February 23, June 25

Saint Milburga Biography

Saint Milburga Profile. Born: 7th Century in the United Kingdom, Europe. Worked in England. Died: 715 AD in Much Wenlock Abbey, Shropshire, England. Feast Day is celebrated on February 23, June 25.

The Memorial of Saint Milburga – Saint of the Day

Saint Milburga 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 7th Century
Country of Birth The United Kingdom in Europe
Matrimony/Holy Orders Saints who were Nuns/Sisters
Profession Missionary
Place of Work England
Date of Death 715 AD
Place of Death Much Wenlock Abbey, Shropshire, England
Feast Day February 23, June 25
Beatification Beatified by N/A
Canonization Canonized by Pre-Congregation
Patron Saint of 1. Birds

Biography

St. Milburga who was also known as Milburge was the daughter of Merewalh the King of Mercia and Saint Ermenburga. She was the sister to Saint Mildred and Saint Mildgytha. SHe was given her vows by Archbishop Saint Theodore and became a Benedictine nun.
Milburg founded Much Wenlock Abbey in Shropshire in England and became the abbess. She was known to be a miracle worker and had a mysterious power over birds.

St. Milburga
St. Milburga