New Catholic Dictionary – Saint Lebwin


Confessor, Apostle of the Frisians, born England; died Deventer, Holland c.770. He was a monk at Ripon, and after his ordination he resolved to devote himself to missionary labors in Germany. He preached in the districts along the Yssel River, and built churches at Hullpa and Deventer. Relics at Deventer. Feast, 12 November.

MLA Citation

  • “Saint Lebwin”. New Catholic Dictionary. CatholicSaints.Info. 16 August 2013. Web. 11 May 2021. <>