Event: Mission/mission-sending, Pastoral activities/preachingWillibrord 1.missionary work
||[Willibrord 1] immediately undertook missionary work.
*'Missionary work' in a modern term that attempts to encapsulate the essence of the more pietistic language of Alcuin 1. For a more precise rendering of the Latin see Event Role.
Persons associated with this Event:
(Missionary; archbishop of the Frisians, 695-739; abbot of Echternach, 697/698-739) : The man of God [sc. Willibrord 1] immediately scattered the seeds of life where he saw that it was more necessary to drive away the ancient poverty of ignorance.
(Those converted by Willibrord 1 in civitates, villages and forts) : What fruit [Willibrord 1] bore in those places is evidenced by the people in civitates, villages and forts up to the present time whom he had led through pious admonition to the recognition of Truth and reverence for the one omnipotent God.