Saint Olaus of Sweden

Memorial

Profile

King of Sweden. Convert, brought to the faith by Saint Anscharius. During a time of famine, he was sacrificed to the old pagan gods because he would not offer such sacrifices himself as priest-king.

Died

Canonized

Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Saint Olaus of Sweden“. CatholicSaints.Info. 28 July 2015. Web. 3 September 2015. <>