Book of Saints – Rupert

Saint Rupert of SalzburgArticle

(Saint) Bishop (March 27) (8th century) A Frenchman who was appointed Bishop of Worms in Germany, but was unjustly driven from his See. He then undertook the work of preaching Christianity in Bavaria, Styria and other parts of Upper Germany. He was eminently successful, finally fixing his See at the place which is now called Salzburg, where he passed away on Easter Sunday, A.D. 718.

MLA Citation

  • Monks of Ramsgate. “Rupert”. Book of Saints, 1921. CatholicSaints.Info. 16 March 2017. Web. 18 November 2017. <>