Saints of the Day – Libentius of Hamburg

Saint Libentius of HamburgArticle

(also known as LiƤwizo)

Born in southern Swabia (Germany); died 1013. Libentius became bishop of Hamburg in 988, professing at the same time the Benedictine Rule at the cathedral abbey of Hamburg. He is venerated as one of the Apostles of the Slavs (Benedictines).

MLA Citation

  • Katherine I Rabenstein. Saints of the Day, 1998. CatholicSaints.Info. 4 December 2020. Web. 22 January 2021. <>