Bridget o Swaden

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Saunt Bridget o Swaden
Heliga Birgitta på ett altarskåp i Salems kyrka retouched.png
Altarpiece in Salem kirk, Södermanland, Swaden (restored deegitally)
Widae
Bornc. 1303
Uppland, Swaden
Dee'd23 Julie 1373
Roum, Papal States
Veneratit inCatholic Kirk
Anglican Communion
Lutheranism[1]
Canonised7 October 1391 by Pape Boniface IX
Major shrineVadstena Aibey
Feast23 Julie
8 October (General Roman Calendar o 1960)
7 October (Swaden)
AttributesPilgrim's hat, staff & bag; croun, writin-beuk.
PatronageEurope, Swaden, Widaes

Bridget o Swaden (c. 1303 – 23 Julie 1373); born as Birgitta Birgersdotter, an aw Birgitta o Vadstena, or Saunt Birgitta (Swadish: heliga Birgitta), wis a mystic an saunt, an foonder o the Bridgettines nuns an monks efter the daith o her husband o twenty years.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "Notable Lutheran Saints". Resurrectionpeople.org.