Monday, September 16, 2019

Saint Botwid of Sudermannland – Saint of the Day – July 28

Saint Botwid of Sudermannland Biography

Saint Botwid of Sudermannland Profile. Born: 11th century in Sweden, Europe. Worked in Sweden. Died: 1120 AD in island of Rogö in Lake Mälaren, Sweden. Feast Day is celebrated on July 28.

The Memorial of Saint Botwid of Sudermannland – Saint of the Day

Saint Botwid of Sudermannland Biography, Feast Day, Date of Birth, Country of Birth, Profession, Place of Work, Date of Death, Place of Death, Beatification Date, Canonization Date

Date of Birth 11th century
Country of Birth Sweden in Europe
Matrimony/Holy Orders Saints who were Not Married
Profession Missionary
Place of Work Sweden
Date of Death 1120 AD
Place of Death island of Rogö in Lake Mälaren, Sweden
Feast Day July 28
Beatification Beatified by N/A
Canonization Canonized by Pre-Congregation
Patron Saint of N/A


Saint Botwid of Sudermannland Biography

Saint Botwid of Sudermannland, raised a pagan in Sweden. He converted to Christianity in England and then returned as a missionary in the Södermanland region in southeast Sweden. Murdered by a renegade Finnish pagan slave whom Botvid had instructed in faith. A martyr.