May 07

Blessed Gisela

May 7th XI century

Gisela (Femenino)
in Niedernburg, in current Germany
May 7th
In the monastery of Niedernburg, near Passau, Bavaria, in Germany, blessed Gisela, who was married to [saint Steven of Hugary], who assisted in the propagation of the faith, but at the death of the King was deprived of her goods and her Kingdom, retired to the mentioned monastery, which later she ruled as Abbess. Roman martyrology