On This Day (September 17)…Rest in Peace, Saint Hildegard

Saint Hildegard of Bingen died on this day in 1179. She was 81 years old. Window presumably depicting Hildegard. Retrieved from here. This woman spent her entire adult life in Benedictine Convents, an obviously humble mode of life which belies her remarkable nature. In between receiving mystical visions and preaching, she found time to author … Continue reading On This Day (September 17)…Rest in Peace, Saint Hildegard