• “If we do anything to further the kingdom of God, we may expect to find what Christ found on that road – abuse, indifference, injustice, misunderstanding, trouble of some kind. Take it. Why not? To that you were called. If we think of the glorious fact that we are on the same path with Jesus, we might see a rainbow.” – Elisabeth Elliot

Women of the Middle Ages

Teresa of Avila (1515-?)
Margery Kempe (1373-1439)
Julian of Norwich(1342-?)
St Catherine of Siena (1347-1380)
Marguerite Porete (+1310)
St Birgitta of Sweden (1303-1372)

Other Women of the Middle Ages
Clare of Assisi
Lioba
Brigid of Ireland
Joan of Arc
Hilda of Whitby
Christina of Markyate
Frau Ava
Mechthild of Magdeburg
Hadewijch

Women in the Medieval Church – Christian History Institute

 

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