Apostle of Germany


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Noun1.Apostle of Germany - (Roman Catholic Church) Anglo-Saxon missionary who was sent to Frisia and Germany to spread the Christian faithApostle of Germany - (Roman Catholic Church) Anglo-Saxon missionary who was sent to Frisia and Germany to spread the Christian faith; was martyred in Frisia (680-754)
Church of Rome, Roman Catholic Church, Roman Church, Western Church, Roman Catholic - the Christian Church based in the Vatican and presided over by a pope and an episcopal hierarchy
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Venerated as the Apostle of Germany and the patron of the Netherlands, St.
But possibly the quarto may be right in giving 'St Winfrid', the seventh-century saint, born in Devon, and famous as Boniface, the apostle of Germany.