Saint Emmeramus of Regensburg

statue of Saint Emmeramus, date and artist unknown; Sankt Emmeram church, Geisenhausen, Pfaffenhofen, Bavaria, Germany; photographed on 25 January 2020 by GFreihalter; swiped from Wikimedia CommonsAlso known as

  • Emmeran
  • Haimhramm

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Priest and noted preacher in Bavaria, Germany. Abbot of a monastery in Regensburg, Germany. Bishop of Regensburg. Murdered on the road on his way to Rome, Italy. He is honoured as a martyr in some areas, but his killers may have just been highway robbers.

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  • “Saint Emmeramus of Regensburg“. CatholicSaints.Info. 2 February 2020. Web. 26 September 2020. <>