Bruno of Querfurt, Saint


Bruno of Querfurt, Saint
Bruno of Querfurt, Saint
Courtier, monk, missionary archbishop, hagiographer, martyr. Called the Second Apostle of the Prussians

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  • Bruno of Querfurt, Saint — or Saint Boniface of Querfurt born с 974, Querfurt, Saxony died March 14, 1009, near Braunsberg, Prussia; feast day June 19 Missionary and martyr. A member of a noble family, he was attached to the clerical household of the emperor Otto III.… …   Universalium

  • Bruno De Querfurt — Bruno de Querfurt, fresque, monastère Święty Krzyż, Pologne) Saint Bruno de Querfurt est appelé aussi Boniface , religieux (Saxe vers 974 1009) Désigné par Sylvestre II comme archevêque des gentils , chargé de l évangélisation de la Prusse, il… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Bruno de querfurt — Bruno de Querfurt, fresque, monastère Święty Krzyż, Pologne) Saint Bruno de Querfurt est appelé aussi Boniface , religieux (Saxe vers 974 1009) Désigné par Sylvestre II comme archevêque des gentils , chargé de l évangélisation de la Prusse, il… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Bruno of Querfurt — Infobox Saint name=Saint Bruno of Querfurt birth date=970 death date=death date|1009|2|14|mf=y feast day=October 15 venerated in=Roman Catholic Church imagesize=175px caption=A medieval fresco depicting St Bruno s death birth place=Querfurt,… …   Wikipedia

  • Bruno de Querfurt — Pour les articles homonymes, voir Saint Bruno et Saint Bruno. Bruno de Querfurt, fresque du monastère Święty Krzyż en Pologne Bruno de Querfurt (° Querfurt vers 974 …   Wikipédia en Français

  • St. Bruno of Querfurt —     St. Bruno of Querfurt     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► St. Bruno of Querfurt     (Also called BRUN and BONIFACE).     Second Apostle of the Prussians and martyr, born about 970; died 14 February, 1009. He is generally represented with a hand cut …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • Saint — 1347 80, Italian ascetic and mystic. died A.D. 731, pope 715 731. died A.D. 741, pope 731 741. died A.D. 352, Italian ecclesiastic: pope 337 352. died A.D. 683, Sicilian ecclesiastic: pope 682 683. died A.D. 855, Italian ecclesiastic: pope 847… …   Universalium

  • saint — saintless, adj. /saynt/, n. 1. any of certain persons of exceptional holiness of life, formally recognized as such by the Christian Church, esp. by canonization. 2. a person of great holiness, virtue, or benevolence. 3. a founder, sponsor, or… …   Universalium

  • Bruno — /brooh noh/; for 1, 3 also It. /brddooh naw/, n. 1. Giordano /jawrdd dah naw/, 1548? 1600, Italian philosopher. 2. Saint, c1030 1101, German ecclesiastical writer: founder of the Carthusian order. 3. a male given name: from a Germanic word… …   Universalium

  • Querfurt — Querfurt …   Wikipédia en Français


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