Meinwerk, Blessed

Meinwerk, Blessed
Also called Meginwerk. The energetic tenth bishop of Paderborn, d. 1036

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  • Blessed Meinwerk —     Blessed Meinwerk     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► Blessed Meinwerk     Tenth Bishop of Paderborn, d. 1036: Meinwerk (Meginwerk) was born of the noble family of the Immedinger and related to the royal house of Saxony. His father was Imad (Immeth) …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • Meinwerk — Blessed Meinwerk (c. 975 – 5 June 1036) was the Bishop of Paderborn from 1009 until his death. He was a member of the aristocratic Immedinger family[1] and was granted his see on the understanding that his property would pass to the diocese on… …   Wikipedia

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  • Immedinger — The Immedinger were a noble family of Saxony descended from the Saxon king Widukind.They were important benefactors of the church in tenth century Saxony with members including the countess Emma of Lesum and Meinwerk, Bishop of Paderborn.… …   Wikipedia

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  • Paderborn — • Suffragan diocese of Cologne, Germany Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Paderborn     Paderborn     † …   Catholic encyclopedia

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