Blessed Alfred of Hildesheim

Also known as

  • Alfrid
  • Altfried
  • Altfrid

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Benedictine monk at Corvey Abbey. Bishop of Hildesheim, Germany in 851. Founded Essen Abbey. Adviser to the East Frankish King Louis the German. Known for his devotion to the Mother of God.

Died

Beatified

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MLA Citation

  • “Blessed Alfred of Hildesheim”. Saints.SQPN.com. 27 May 2012. Web. 9 July 2014. <http://saints.sqpn.com/blessed-alfred-of-hildesheim/>