Blessed Frowin of Engelberg

Saint Frowin of EngelbergAlso known as

  • Frowin II
  • Frodowin….

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Benedictine monk at Saint Blaise Abbey in Badan, Germany, and may have been at Einsiedeln Abbey in Switzerland. Abbot of Engelberg Abbey in Unterwalden, Switzerland in 1146. He founded a library and scriptorium, encouraged painting and art, and made the house a center for learning, art and piety. Wrote theological text books.

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  • “Blessed Frowin of Engelberg“. Saints.SQPN.com. 16 January 2014. Web. 16 April 2014. <>