“Westphalia — that’s the place,” said his mentor St. Boniface of Mainz. Who then gave him some very vague directions for a place improbably called Fulda.
When he finally found it with his band of monks in tow, the existing incumbent had him banished.
The stranded monks complained to King Pepin who was the nearest ruler. He decreed that Sturmi be re-instated with no more nonsense.
However, our Saint was driven away again, this time by Saxons who hated the Christians due to persecution by Charlemagne.
Trying once again for what he hoped might be a lucky third time, all seemed to be going well until he was prescribed some sort of medicine for some illness (probably chronic depression by this time). He was unlucky enough to take an accidental overdose which proved fatal.
St. Sturmi Facts and Figures
Pronunciation: Coming soon
Alternative names: Sturm, Sturmius
Birth and Death Dates: ???-779
Celebration or Feast Day: Unknown at present
Role: Unknown at present
Good/Evil Rating: Unknown at present
Popularity index: 1648
Cite this article
Here's the info you need to cite this page. Just copy the text in the box below.
Article last revised on April 07, 2019 by the Godchecker data dwarves.
Editors: Peter J. Allen, Chas Saunders
References: Coming soon.