First Christian mission of West Saxon Monk Winfrid (later Saint Boniface) in Frisia

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Historical Context Note

Saint Boniface, the patron saint of Germany and the Netherlands, was a missionary who propagated Christianity in the Frankish Empire during the 8th century.

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Editors. "First Christian mission of West Saxon Monk Winfrid (later Saint Boniface) in Frisia". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 May 2009
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=6806, accessed 01 October 2014.]