St. Bridget of Sweden, Widow–W (III) – Sts. Sergius, Bacchus, Marcellus & Apuleius, Martyrs–R (Comm.)
Thursday, October 8
Bridget was a mystic and saint, and founder of the Bridgettines nuns and monks after the death of her husband of twenty years. Outside of Sweden, she was also known as the Princess of Nericia and was the mother of Catherine of Vadstena.