Blessed Severin Ott

Also known as

  • Severinus
  • Mariophylus Severinus
  • Mariae servus Singularis



Norbertine canon of the monastery in Roggenburg, Swabia, Bavaria (in modern Germany). He was known for his deep prayer life, his personal penances, and his devotion to the Virgin Mary. Promoted pilgrimages to a shrine in nearby Sheissen. In his later years he withdrew to life as a prayerful hermit in a cell in the monastery, spending his life in prayer, spiritual communion and celebrating Mass alone.



Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Blessed Severin Ott“. CatholicSaints.Info. 7 December 2015. Web. 27 October 2016. <>