Saint Lufthild

detail of a statue of Saint Lüfthildis; date and artist unknown; altar of the church of Saint Lüfthildis, Kesseling, Germany; photographed on 16 November 2010 by Reinhardhauke; swiped from Wikimedia Commons; click for source imageAlso known as

  • Lufthildis

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Abused by a jealous step-mother for her kindness to the poor, Lufthild left home young to live as an often-homeless hermit in and around Cologne, Germany.

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MLA Citation

  • “Saint Lufthild”. CatholicSaints.Info. 1 March 2010. Web. 29 March 2015. <http://catholicsaints.info/saint-lufthild/>