Check out NeatoShop's Big Sale (Get up to 20 percent off all T-shirts) & Win a Free T-Shirt!

The strange story of St. Wilgefortis

stWilgefortisSt. Wilgefortis became popular in the fifteenth and sixteenth centuries. She was known by names that translated as “Strong Virgin” and “The Liberator”. Legend says that the young noblewoman prayed to be delivered from an arranged marriage and miraculously grew a beard that broke the deal. The actual story is even stranger! Read about it at Curious Expeditions. http://www.curiousexpeditions.org/2007/10/miracle_beard.html

Newest 1
Newest 1 Comment

Commenting is closed.
Email This Post to a Friend
"The strange story of St. Wilgefortis"

Separate multiple emails with a comma. Limit 5.


Success! Your email has been sent!

close window

This website uses cookies.

This website uses cookies to improve user experience. By using this website you consent to all cookies in accordance with our Privacy Policy.

I agree
Learn More