Hildegard von Bingen 1098-1179, 81 yrs
“We cannot live in a world that is not our own, in a world that is interpreted to us by others. An interpreted world is not a home. Part of the terror is to take back our own listening, to use our own voice, to see our own light.”
County Palatine of the Rhine, Holy Roman Empire (Germany)
Abbess (leader). Writer. Philosopher. Composer. Christian Mystic. Visionary. Linguist.
Herbalista Botanica Physician. Founder of Science Natural History in Germany.
Sainted in 2012, Saints Day: September 17th.