Saint Alexander Newski

Also known as

  • Alexander Nevski
  • Alexander Nevsky

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Grand Duke of Novgorod and Kiev. He defeated the Swedes in battle on the River Neva; from that he derived his surname of Newski (Nevski). Defended his land against invading Tatars. Confessor of the faith.

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MLA Citation

  • “Saint Alexander Newski“. Saints.SQPN.com. 24 November 2013. Web. 18 April 2014. <>