July 6 – Sexburga of Ely; Godelieve

Sexburga of Ely (d. 699) came from one of those families that makes yours seem like a den of iniquity. She had three and a half sainted sisters and two sainted daughters (one of whom was a queen consort). All three of her sons became kings (in good time) (if the seventh and eighth centuries… Continue reading July 6 – Sexburga of Ely; Godelieve