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Tag: Who was St Ansgar?

  • Ansgar or Anskar

    St Ansgar (801 – 865) was born into a noble family near Amiens, France. Following his mother’s early death, he had a vision of the Blessed Virgin Mary and his own mother standing beside her; the experience transformed his life. St Ansgar became a monk, teacher, preacher and missionary; the latter at a time of much…