Book of Saints – William – 2 September

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(Saint) Bishop (September 2) (11th century) An Anglo-Saxon, chaplain to King Canute. Crossing over to Denmark, he was there consecrated Bishop and, aided in his work by King Sweyn, gave such proofs of devotedness and piety that his people, after his death (A.D. 1067) honoured him as a Saint.

MLA Citation

  • Monks of Ramsgate. “William”. Book of Saints, 1921. CatholicSaints.Info. 2 September 2016. Web. 19 January 2019. <>