Event: Miracle, Relics-collecting/depositing/grantingWillehad 1.miracle of relics-box
||The barbarians assaulted the Christians unexpectedly. One of them tried to cut Willehad 1's head with his sword, but thanks to the box of relics that Willehad 1 wore round his neck, only the lace which kept the box was partly cut. Willehad 1 was completely unhurt.
Primary Source Info
||... corrigiam quidem capsae partim praecidit, ipsum uero in nuollo penitus uulnerare potuit.
|Date from Source
||after Willehad 1's disciples (Anonymi 748) had begun to destroy pagan temples
*Seeing such a miracle the barbarians left Willehad 1 and his companions go and never tried to attack them again.
Persons associated with this Event:
(Bishop of Bremen and saint, d. 789)
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