Book of Saints – Wigbert

wooden statue of Saint Wigbert of Fritzlar, c.1700, artist unknown, church of Saint Mary in Burlo, GermanyArticle

(Saint) Abbot (August 13) (8th century) An Anglo-Saxon monk who followed Saint Boniface in his Apostolate of Germany. He was placed at the head of the Abbey of Tritzlar in Hesse. He died A.D. 747; and a generation later his sacred remains were translated by Saint Lullus to Hirschfeld.

MLA Citation

  • Monks of Ramsgate. “Wigbert”. Book of Saints, 1921. CatholicSaints.Info. 13 August 2016. Web. 22 October 2016. <>