Blessed Riccardo of Lotaringia

Blessed Riccardo of LotaringiaAlso known as

  • Riccardo of Lotharingia
  • Ricardo of…



Spiritual student of Radolfo in Laon, France. He was so moved by a sermon of Saint Norbert of Xanten that he followed Norbert back to his monastery and joined the new Premonstratensians. Noted for his austere, ascetic life. Assigned by Blessed Hugh of Fosse to be prior of the new abbey of Ste-Marie-aux-Boix at Pont-à-Mousson, France. Had the gift of prophecy, and skill as an exorcist.



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MLA Citation

  • “Blessed Riccardo of Lotaringia“. CatholicSaints.Info. 30 August 2016. Web. 19 December 2018. <>