Daily Archives: September 17, 2019

September 17

Feast of Hildegarde of Bingen Reflection The fact that she was a woman living in the twelfth century was no serious hindrance to Hildegard von Bingen. She was a German Benedictine abbess, composer, healer and author, and one of the first female composers whose works are still intact. In an era where few women were allowed or able to read…

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