Saint Angelina of Serbia

photograph of an icon of Saint Angelina of Serbia, artist unknown; swiped off the Wikipedia web site
Also known as

  • Angelina of Krusedol
  • Angelina of Krushedol
  • Angelina Arianit Komneni
  • Angelina Brankovic
  • Mother Angelina

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Born to the nobility, the daughter of Prince Georg Skenderberg of Albania. Married to King Stefan Brankovic of Serbia, and with him live in Mexile. As a mother she concentrated on the Christian part of her sons’ education. Widowed, she renounced her position in the world to become a nun and then abbess at the Krushedol abbey so she could spend her days in prayer and caring for the poor.

Born

Died

  • 1510 in Fruska Gora, Serbia of natural causes
  • buried beside her husband and sons Stephen and John Maxim in Krusedol Abbey

Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Saint Angelina of Serbia”. Saints.SQPN.com. 10 December 2012. Web. 29 August 2014. <http://saints.sqpn.com/saint-angelina-of-serbia/>