The only Saxon Bishop after the Normans invaded, he stopped the capture and sale of slaves at Bristol in his time.
Every day he performed a ceremony: washing the feet of twelve poor men. In the course of a long life, that’s a lot of feet. One day it was just too much and he keeled over and died.
Article last updated on 25 February 2006
by the Godchecker Team.
Editors: Peter J Allen, Chas Saunders
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Saunders, Chas, and Peter J. Allen, eds. "Wulfstan-of-worcester: Christian Saint." Godchecker. Godchecker/CID, 25 Feb. 2006. Web. 15 September 2014.