Saint Adolphus of Osnabrück

Saint Adolphus of OsnabruckAlso known as

  • Adolphus of Tecklenburg
  • Adolf of….
  • Adolfo of….
  • Adolph of….
  • Almoner of the Poor

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Count of Tecklenburg, Westphalia. Priest. Canon of Cologne, Germany, a position he resigned to become a monk at the Cistercian monastery at Camp on the Rhein. Bishop of Osnabruck, Germany in 1216. Noted for his personal piety and his extensive charity work for the poor.

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  • “Saint Adolphus of Osnabrück“. CatholicSaints.Info. 24 June 2015. Web. 5 September 2015. <>