St. Wolfgang: Saint of the Day for Saturday, October 31, 2020 (Sat, 31 Oct 2020)
Wolfgang (d. 994) + Bishop and reformer. Born in Swabia, Germany, he studied at Reichenau under the Benedictines and at Wurzburg before serving as a teacher in the cathedral school of Trier. He soon
entered the Benedictines at Einsiedeln (964) and was appointed head of the monastery school, receiving ordination in 971. He then set out with a group of monks to preach among the Magyars of Hungary,
but the following year (972) was named bishop of Regensburg by Emperor Otto II (r. 973-983). As ...
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