St. Judith of Prussia

Feast Day:
Roman Rite Calendar - 05/05


 Judith Kulmsee
 Jutta of Kulmsee
 Jutta of Prussia
Memorial
5 May
Profile
Nobility. Married with children. Widowed when her husband died on a Crusade to the Holy Land. Provided for her children, sold off her property, and spent her remaining years as a hermit in the territory of the Teutonic Knights, whose grand-master was a relative.
Born
at Sangerhausen, Thuringia
Died
12 May 1260 at Kulmsee, Prussia of natural causes
Patronage
Prussia



All information used with permission of the Patron Saint Index.


 
 

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