Hildegard’s Veriditas

On this day of the green, St. Patrick’s Day, I’m thinking of Saint Hildegard of Bingen’s idiosyncratic theological usage of ‘veriditas’ or greening. Hildegard was an amazing woman, read more about her here.

Hildegard von Bingen self-portrait, manuscript illumination.

Hildegard von Bingen self-portrait, manuscript illumination.

 

Here’s some of her music and  a link to an article about her use of this term.

 

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One thought on “Hildegard’s Veriditas

  1. Thank you so much for reminding me of Hildegard and her teachings!

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