Benedictine monk at Turhout, Belgium. Worked with Saint Ansgar as a missionary to pagan Scandinavia. Bishop of Hamburg–Bremen, Germany in 865 with jurisdiction over Denmark and Sweden. Worked to evangelize the Slavs in his region, and ransomed Christian captives. Wrote a biography of Saint Ansgar.
- 888 of natural causes
- “Saint Rembert of Hamburg“. CatholicSaints.Info. 5 June 2015. Web. 26 May 2016. <>