Book of Saints – Robert of Arbrissel

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(Blessed) (February 23) (12th century) A French Ecclesiastic, possessed of much influence in the society of his time. He renounced a brilliant career in the world to embrace the Religious Life, and founded the Order of Fontevrault which fifty years after his death (A.D. 1116) numbered over five thousand members.

MLA Citation

  • Monks of Ramsgate. “Robert of Arbrissel”. Book of Saints, 1921. CatholicSaints.Info. 19 February 2017. Web. 16 January 2019. <>