(Saint) Abbot (January 25) (11th century) A pious and fervent monk, born near Liege, who, on account of his virtue, was placed successively at the head of several monasteries in Belgium and the North of France. He had considerable influence with Saint Henry, Emperor of Germany, and laboured successfully to do away with some of the barbarous customs of his Age. He died at Marchiennes (A.D. 1048).
- Monks of Ramsgate. “Poppo”. , 1921. CatholicSaints.Info. 21 December 2016. Web. 17 January 2017. <>