Carissimi: Today’s Mass; S. Cuthburga Queen, Abbess

St. Cuthburga, Queen, Abbess: Missa “Cognovi, Domine” Queen of Northumbria, Abbess of Wimborne, Died: 31st August AD 725 at Wimborne, Dorset St. Cuthburga was the daughter of Prince Coenred, a second-cousin of Caedwalla, King of Wessex. Her brothers were St. Ine, King of Wessex and Ingild, great-great-grandfather of Egbert, the first King of the English, and direct ancestor of…