Saint Wigbert of Fritzlar

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Missionary who worked with Saint Boniface. May have been a monk in Glastonbury. He arrived in Germany c.734. Abbot of the monastery of Hersfeld, Hesse. Spiritual teacher of Saint Sturmi of Fulda. Abbot of Ohrdruf, Thuringia in 737. He later retired to Hersfeld where he spent his remaining days as a prayerful monk.

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  • “Saint Wigbert of Fritzlar“. Saints.SQPN.com. 21 August 2013. Web. 23 April 2014. <>