Book of Saints – Dwynwen


DWYNWEN (Saint) Virgin (January 25) (5th century) A Welsh Saint of the family of Brychan of Brecknock. The maxim: ” Nothing wins hearts like cheerfulness,” is attributed to her. After a troubled life, she passed away about A.D. 460. Churches dedicated to her are found both in Wales and in Cornwall.

MLA Citation

  • Monks of Ramsgate. “Dwynwen”. Book of Saints, 1921. CatholicSaints.Info. 19 November 2012. Web. 25 April 2019. <>