Blessed Regina Protmann

detail of a portrait of Blessed Rgina Protmann, date and artist unknown; swiped from Santi e BeatiMemorial

Profile

Born to a wealthy familiy, at age 19 she gave it all up to live in community with like-minded friends and work with the sick and the poor. This was the foundation of the Sisters of Saint Catherine, Virgin and Martyr which expanded its mission to educating the young. The Sisters continue their work today with 120 communities in Europe, Africa and South America.

Born

  • 1552 in Braniewo (Braunsberg), Warminsko-Mazurskie, Prussia (in modern Poland)

Died

  • 18 January 1613 in Braniewo (Braunsberg), Warminsko-Mazurskie, Prussia (in modern Poland) of natural causes

Venerated

Beatified

Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Blessed Regina Protmann“. CatholicSaints.Info. 31 January 2017. Web. 20 November 2017. <>