Joined the Premonstratensians at age 20. Canon of the Premonstratensian Steingadan monastery in Weilheim-Schongau, Bavaria, Germany. Priest. Had a great devotion to the Blessed Virgin Mary. When Protestant Swedes invaded Bavaria during the Thirty Years War, Servatius took to the road, preaching in town after town, celebrating the Sacraments, and exhorting people not to abandon Catholicism.
- “Blessed Servatius Scharff“. CatholicSaints.Info. 9 June 2016. Web. 27 April 2017. <>