Event: Mission/mission-sending, Pastoral activities/preaching, Patronage, Support-gainingWillibrord 1.mission to Frisia

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Description Ecgberht 6 sent twelve men, including Willibrord 1, to preach the Word in Frisia. They first went to visit Pippin 1, who had just driven Radbod 1 out of nearer Frisia. He sent them to preach there, he gave them the support of his royal authority and he also bestowed many favours on those who were willing to receive the faith.
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Original Text ad praedicandum misit

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