Christian mythology

A selection of Christian Martyrs, Hermits & Virgins

St. LUDGER

Christian Saint

Also known as Ludgerus, Lüdiger

Picture of the Christian Saint Ludger from our Christian mythology image library. Illustration by Chas Saunders.

Bishop of Munster who started as a Friesland missionary

Driven out by a Saxon invasion, he returned later to construct the monastery he was to be in charge of.

A stickler for routine, no-one was allowed to interrupt his prayers. Woe betide anyone who attempted to poke the fire if the room was freezing, or let out a sneeze.

St. Ludger Facts and Figures

Name: Ludger
Pronunciation: Coming soon
Alternative names: Ludgerus, Lüdiger

Gender: Male
Type: Saint
Birth and Death Dates: 743-809
Celebration or Feast Day: Unknown at present

Role: Unknown at present

Good/Evil Rating: Unknown at present
Popularity index: 101

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Article last revised on April 07, 2019 by the Godchecker data dwarves.
Editors: Peter J. Allen, Chas Saunders

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