Definition of St. boniface

1. Noun. (Roman Catholic Church) Anglo-Saxon missionary who was sent to Frisia and Germany to spread the Christian faith; was martyred in Frisia (680-754).




St. Boniface Pictures

Click the following link to bring up a new window with an automated collection of images related to the term: St. Boniface Images

Lexicographical Neighbors of St. Boniface

St. Anthony's cross
St. Anthony's crosses
St. Anthony's fire
St. Athanasius
St. Augustine
St. Baeda
St. Barbara's herb
St. Basil
St. Basil the Great
St. Beda
St. Bede
St. Benedict
St. Bernard
St. Bernards
St. Boniface
St. Bride
St. Bridget
St. Brigid
St. Bruno
St. Catharines
St. Christopher
St. Christopher-Nevis
St. Cloud
St. Crispin
St. Dabeoc's heath
St. David
St. Denis
St. Dominic
St. Edward the Confessor

Literary usage of St. boniface

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. The Catholic Encyclopedia: An International Work of Reference on the by Charles George Herbermann (1913)
"Archbishop Langevin, of st. boniface, vigorously defended the rights of the Catholics, but no justice was done him. The compromise of 1896 was voted: this ..."

2. The Catholic Encyclopedia: An International Work of Reference on the by Charles George Herbermann (1913)
"Archbishop Langevin, of st. boniface, vigorously defended the rights of the Catholics, but no" justice was done him. The compromise of 1896 was voted: this ..."

3. The Monks of the West, from St. Benedict to St. Bernard by Charles Forbes Montalembert, Aurélien Courson (1872)
"V. The letters of st. boniface contain the surest accounts of the state of souls in the Anglo-Saxon ... How St. Lioba became connected with st. boniface. ..."

4. The Dictionary of National Biography by Sidney Lee (1908)
"He proposed to write, but never produced, a ' Life of st. boniface,' which in 1843 was announced as in preparation. Bowden's only publication in 1843 was 'A ..."

5. Manual of Universal Church History by Johannes Baptist Alzog (1876)
"1866 (T. III. of the Bibl. rer. Germ.), letters, in German, with the Life of St. Boniface, Pulda, 1842; complete works ..."

Other Resources Relating to: St. boniface

Search for St. boniface on Dictionary.com!Search for St. boniface on Thesaurus.com!Search for St. boniface on Google!Search for St. boniface on Wikipedia!

Search