Christian of Prussia

(d. 1245)

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(d. 1245) First bishop of Prussia, 1215–45.

Christian, a Cistercian monk, led missionary enterprises in Prussia against heavy obstacles that included six years of imprisonment by the Prussians. He founded ...

Subjects: Medieval and Renaissance History (500 to 1500).

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