Saturday, January 22, 2011

St Brihtwald of Wilton

Commemorated on January 22

Saint Brihtwald (Berhtwald) was the last Bishop of Ramsbury, Wiltshire. After his death, the See was transferred to Old Sarum.

Originally a monk of Glastonbury, he was renowned for his visions and prophecies. St Brihtwald died in 1045 and was buried in Glastonbury Abbey.

SAINT OR FEAST POSTED THIS DATE 2010(with 2009's link here also and further, 2008's):

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