Saint Ansgar (8 September – 3 February ), also known as Anskar or Saint Anschar, was a Archbishop of Hamburg-Bremen - a northern part of the Life · Relics · Visions · See also. Ansgar was born of a noble family near Amiens. He became a monk at Old Corbie monastery in Picardy and later at New Corbie in Westphalia. He accompanied. etching of ' Saint Ansgar preaching Christianity to heathen Swedes', by Hugo Hamilton, Also known as. Amschar; Anschar; Anscharius; Ansgarius; Anskar. Our District Mission Statement: Fostered by a cooperative effort between the St. Ansgar School District and community, our mission is to provide the highest Calendar · Staff List · Elementary · Job Openings. Listen Online · Radio Program · Calendar. © Copyright , St. Ansgar's Lutheran Church 72 E. San Joaquin Salinas, CA QR · FaithConnector Church. Missionary of medieval Europe, first archbishop of Hamburg, and the patron saint of Scandinavia. Of noble birth, Ansgar entered the Benedictine abbey of.