Saint David (Sweden)

Saint David (Sweden)

Saint David was an Anglo-Saxon monk of the 11th century, sent as a missionary to the Lake Mälaren landscapes by Saint Sigfrid of Växjö along with Saint Botvid and Saint Eskil.

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* [http://www.newadvent.org/cathen/05538b.htm CATHOLIC ENCYCLOPEDIA: Eskil] , retrieved 2008-05-15


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